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Inventor drawing diplays flipped, mirrored (as from underside)

A - answer After some operation my Inventor drawing view displays rotated, as if viewed from the other side - how to revert it back?

This is probably caused by using a 3D mouse and hitting its preset 3D view button. This may inadverently rotate the drawing view "in 3D" in the drawing environment and display it flipped. To bring back the normal view, use again the 3D view button on your 3D mouse or run the following iLogic macro to set a standard 2D drawing view:

Dim activeDrawing = ThisApplication.ActiveDocument
Dim firstDocumentView = activeDrawing.Views(1)

Dim camera = firstDocumentView.Camera
Dim tg = ThisApplication.TransientGeometry

camera.Eye = tg.CreatePoint(0, 0, 1)
camera.Target = tg.CreatePoint(0, 0, 0)
camera.UpVector = tg.CreateUnitVector(0, 1, 0)

camera.Apply()
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27.9.2016    1146x  
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applies to: Inventor ·

See also:
Tip 11175:Which Workplane was this Sketch defined in?
Tip 11122:How to insert framed (boxed) text into Inventor drawings?
Tip 11113:3D PDF published from Inventor 2017 come out empty.
Tip 11093:Inventor: No preview in Place Constraints (grayed out)
Tip 10938:The Publish property at View representations.


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