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Color by face

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Max, Jan 8, 2020.

  1. Max

    Max Administrator Staff Member

    Is coming in v21 :D We are trying our hardest to fit Keyshot export of face data into v21 but no promises - may be v22.

    Below is a silly example, but you can now mark important faces of the model in a color code that suits your needs for downstream applications and quick analysis.


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  2. TimoCAD

    TimoCAD Senior Member

    So the face colors will also be exported into all (neutral) CAD-Formats? :)
     
  3. Ralf

    Ralf Alibre Super User

    Very important feature, especially for creating and editing color codes, also STEP AP 214 import/export.
    The integration will be highly appreciated.
     
    Last edited: Jan 8, 2020
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  4. slipstick

    slipstick Member

    I about fell out of my chair! YAY!

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  5. VoltsAndBolts

    VoltsAndBolts Senior Member

    THANK YOU!!!!
     
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  6. bigseb

    bigseb Alibre Super User

    Yes yes yes!!! Good news indeed!
     
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  7. Lew_Merrick

    Lew_Merrick Alibre Super User

    I have to admit that I would be highly unlikely to use it. The only times I have used "Color by Feature" has been to make "engravings" stand out. -- Lew
     
  8. Mika

    Mika Senior Member

    Yes, finally can mark painted and tolerance machined surfaces with different colors.
     
  9. Toybuilder

    Toybuilder Member

    This is awesome! I pair up Alibre with Altium to create electronics. Being able to make non-monochromatic parts is highly beneficial!
     

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