As we know we use Revision Cloud for to highlight any changes made inside Drawing. Its easy to look at revision cloud and identify revision changes rather than looking at whole Drawing files and Comparing it with older version of file.
In DraftSight use Cloud Function to place Revision cloud in GA.
Where is it?
It is Place in Drop down menu Draw > Cloud
You can find on Draw Toolbar.
How to use it ?
To Draw revision Cloud in DraftSight you need to first do some settings from Cloud dialog box,
Run CLOUD command and use option settings or Click on Settings Tab from above .
Here , You can change Shapes of Cloud, Set Radius of cloud arc. Also , you can set radius of cloud arc from command line.
You can Change Existing layer from Layer drop down list. You don’t need to load LineStyle you can directly use from this dialog box.
Shape Options :
When you run Cloud command you are presented with following options
Options: Elliptical, Freehand, Rectangular, RAdius or Settings
First 3 options define Shape of Cloud Entity.
1. Eliptical :
2. Freehand : Use it to Draw free hand Revision Cloud . You don’t need to find end point and close it. You can Right click and Select option Close.
- Place Revision cloud on different layers So you can turn on and off at any time.
- Give Revision Cloud revision symbol to identify them from Drawing.
- Use Revision Table for all Revision Clouds.
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