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constraints turning red

Discussion in 'Using Alibre Design' started by dlaery, Jun 11, 2018.

  1. dlaery

    dlaery Senior Member

    when i create a constraint it turns red and I don't know why.
    in the pic the "green pipe" is constrained to the grape colored box. it has an axis on the box and the axis on the pipe. this way I can rotate the pipe to where I want it. If I suppress the "green pipe", the the constraints turn black., if i un-supress the "green pipe" then the constraints go back red.
    what am i doing wrong? I can't see how there is a conflict with this, i guess that is what that means.
    I do have a "package" file of this, it is 3.7mb
    also i have shut off the error messages and don't remember how to turn on.

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  2. simonb65

    simonb65 Alibre Super User

    Right click on the red constraint and select Status. That will show you the error and there is a check box to allow you to show error popups in the status error dialog.
  3. dlaery

    dlaery Senior Member

    thanks! that is helpful, sorry for the delay

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