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Point in sketch mode

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by deuel18, Jul 11, 2019.

  1. deuel18

    deuel18 New Member

    So how do you sketch a point in 2D Sketching? I want to add a point on the perimeter of a circle to reference a distance to another line on the sketch. I don't see Point on the Sketch Figure. Am I missing something? I'm using Alibre Atom.
  2. DavidJ

    DavidJ Alibre Super User Staff Member

    Try 'node'.
  3. OTE_TheMissile

    OTE_TheMissile Alibre Super User

    Yeah Alibre refers to points as "nodes", it should be the little crosshair-looking tool in your Sketch Figures panel. Nodes you place yourself will have a crosshair going through them in the Sketch as well, while the ones that are created as endpoints/midpoints/etc. from lines will just appear as dots, however AFAIK they can both be treated the same way.

    Last edited: Jul 12, 2019

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