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How to set margin (trim) for reference parts in an Inventor drawing?

A - answer In drawing views (IDW/DWG), reference parts are displayed with a given margin. The size of this margin (trim, border, cut-off, crop, overshoot, phantom) can be set in the view properties.

Double-click on the drawing view and in the "Drawing view" dialog go to the "Model status" (Options) tab. Enter the requested margin in the Margin field (Reference data).

Inventor2008Inventor11
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7.5.2008    6704×  
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applies to: Inventor 2008 · Inventor 11 ·

See also:
Tip 11399:Inventor reports an error: The referenced document cannot be resolved
Tip 11122:How to insert framed (boxed) text into Inventor drawings?
Tip 11111:Inventor drawing diplays flipped, mirrored (as from underside)
Tip 10742:How to project a part origin to a drawing view?
Tip 10521:Controlling size of 3D model by changing drawing dimensions in Inventor.


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