Generate Section /Elevation Dialog Box
Saves 2D and 3D sections as blocks.
Specifies the display settings for the cross sections that you save and reuse.
List of Options
The following options are displayed.
- 2D Section/Elevation
Creates and saves or inserts a block that represents a 2D cross section.
- 3D Section
Creates and saves or inserts a cutaway 3D block.
Hide/Show Advanced Settings
Controls the display of the Source Geometry, Destination, and Section Settings options.
- Include All Objects
Includes all 3D objects (3D solids, surfaces, and regions) in the drawing, including
objects in xrefs and blocks.
- Select Objects to Include
Specifies that you will manually select the 3D objects (3D solids, surfaces, meshes,
and regions) from which to generate a section.
- Select Objects
Closes the dialog box temporarily while you select the objects for the section. When
you finish selecting objects, press Enter to redisplay the Generate Section/Elevation
- Objects Selected
Indicates the number of objects selected.
- Insert as New Block
Inserts the generated section as a block in the current drawing.
- Replace Existing Block
Replaces an existing block in the drawing with the newly generated section.
- Select Block
Closes the dialog box temporarily while you select the block to be replaced in the
drawing. When you finish selecting the block, press Enter to redisplay the Generate
Section/Elevation dialog box.
- Export to a File
Saves the section to an external file.
- Filename and Path
Specifies a file name and path where the section will be saved.
Opens the Section Settings dialog box.
Creates the section.
spst of Options. Section Plane. Select Section Plane. 2D/3D. 2D Section/Elevation. Hide/Show Advanced Settings. Controls the display of the Source Geometry, Destination, and Section Settings options. Source Geometry. Include All Objects. Destination. Insert as New Block. Section Settings. Create.dialog box temporarily while you select the objects for the section. When you finish selecting objects, press Enter to redisplay the Generate …Generate Section / Elevation Dialog Box.Generate Section / Elevation dialog box and for live …Sections as Blocks or Drawings. You can save the section objects you create as blocks. Working from the Generate Section/Elevation dialog box, you can choose the type of block that is created. For example, suppose your project requires 2D elevation drawings or 2D cross sections.