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Feature request: perspective view in drawings

In a drawing, it is sometimes helpful to have a more "human" view of a complex product in addition to only isometrical views.
So hereby the request for a feature to insert perspective views to drawings.

I am not the first, see also these related posts:


  • henrikhenrik Member Posts: 1
    Would be nice to have this natively (and easy to update).
    But googling for a solution, I got my job done using the workaround with a screenshot of a "hidden edges removed" view (described in the first link Johan posted above).
  • jacques_spillmannjacques_spillmann OS Professional Posts: 25 PRO
    @Onshape, Any news on this? I desperately need a solution to export perspective views in DXF format to later use in Illustrator...
  • PeterMPeterM Member Posts: 16 PRO
    You can make a named view in your model and insert this in the drawing. I believe this should solve the issue. https://www.onshape.com/cad-blog/tech-tip-using-named-views-in-onshape

  • john_mcclaryjohn_mcclary Member, Developers Posts: 2,963 PRO
    edited June 5
    @PeterM They are asking for a perspective view in a drawing.

    Although you can store the projection type in a named view, drawings will not let you select those named views that are perspective

  • PeterMPeterM Member Posts: 16 PRO
    You are right, @john_mcclary. You can insert named view of parts in perspective view though, but not from assemblies. That is my experience. Vote this request up!
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