What is the mouse command for panning across the screen in Catia V5?
Press and hold a side button, then middle-click and drag. Pans the structure. Release the mouse buttons and start again. Returns to pan mode from rotation or zoom mode.
How do I customize Catia?
Select Tools > Customize or right-click any icon in any toolbar then select Customize to open the Customize dialog box: The dialog box contains three tabs: Start Menu : customizes the Start menu and workbench access icons (as described in Accessing the Navigation Tools)
How do I change units in Catia?
3DCS follows the CATIA units. The default unit is millimeters. To change the units, simply click the drop-down list at the bottom of the units window and select the desired unit. Your data will automatically be updated throughout the DCS model.
How do I rotate in Catia without a mouse?
Listed below are the CATIA V5 shortcut keys that users need to know.
Model Manipulation with Mouse.
|Function||Options using your Mouse|
|Zoom||Hold Middle Mouse B + Click Right B or Hold Middle Mouse B + Click Left B|
|Rotate||Hold Middle Mouse B + Hold Right B or Hold Middle Mouse B + Hold Left B|
How can I improve my CATIA performance?
Set trigger memory from 70% to 90%. A warning message gets activated when the application detects that the memory consumption exceeds the given threshold. Set 2D and 3D Accuracy to maximum value (0.5 or 1.0). The 3D Accuracy Setting controls the tessellation of surfaces.
What is the full form of CATIA?
CATIA stands for Computer Aided Three-Dimensional Interactive Application. It’s much more than a CAD (Computer Aided Design) software package. It’s a full software suite which incorporates CAD, CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) and CAM (Computer-Aided Manufacture).
How do you align views in Catia?
Go to Tools > Options > Mechanical Design > Drafting > General tab and in the View axis area, clear the Display in the current view check box. Right-click the view that you want to re-position, the unfolded view for example. A contextual menu is displayed. Select View Positioning > Align Views Using Elements .