The Rescale And Position View Generation Task will position a view according to the given Maximum and Minimum positions, and rescales the View accordingly.
This Generation Task requires the values to be in Model Units.
|(Name)||The unique name for this task.|
|View Name||The name of the view to rescale|
|Scales||A pipe bar (|) delimited list of scales to choose from. For example: 2:1|1:1|1:2|1:4. Leave empty for best-fit.|
|Maximum Right||The maximum allowable right position.|
|Maximum Top||The maximum allowable top position.|
|Minimum Bottom||The minimum allowable bottom position.|
|Minimum Left||The minimum allowable left position.|
When this task is added the properties are static by default.
See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property to enable rules to be built on these properties.
|Property Name||Example Rule||Example Result||Meaning|
|View Name||"Drawing View1"||Drawing View1||This is the name of the View to rescale.|
|Scales||"2:1|1:1|1:2|1:4"||1:1|1:2|2:1|1:5|1:10||Will select the smallest closest scale, from the list, to keep the view within the minimum and maximum values set below.|
|Maximum Right||300||300||This value is the Maximum allowable right position.|
|Maximum Top||280||280||This value is the Maximum allowable top position.|
|Minimum Bottom||75||75||This value is the Minimum allowable bottom position.|
|Minimum Left||50||50||This value is the Minimum allowable Left position.|
The values entered into the task create a specific zone on the drawing for the view (see image below).
DriveWorks will scale up the generated drawing view as much as possible to fit the zone.
Dimensions are not constrained to this zone.
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Drawing Control Generation Tasks
Use the Auto Arrange Dimensions, Auto Balloon View and Rescale and Position View generation tasks to control a driven drawing.