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Sketch could not be solved.

john_lombardojohn_lombardo Member Posts: 15
Sketch (Outline)  could not be solved and did not regenerate properly.

There are problems with other sketches but fixing Outline might help them also (maybe.)


Best Answer


  • owen_sparksowen_sparks Member, Developers Posts: 2,660 PRO
    Looks like you've got dimensions fighting each other.  Eg on the left edge you have a dimension, and on the right side you have 3 dimensions making up the same edge but the maths is off.

    Here:- clicky I've changed two of the dimensions to "Driven" meaning they're just measuring the result, not forcing the sketch to be a dimension it can't be.

    A general rule of thumb is if you have anything red then stop and fix that before digging a deeper hole with downstream features.  Some of the other failed features are a bit more helpful in the error reporting, you'll see stuff like "missing part" in the merge scope for example.
    Hope that helps, shout if it doesn't.

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  • john_lombardojohn_lombardo Member Posts: 15
    Thank you, that works. Useful to know what "driven" means.
    Now the drawing is not all black. What's the best approach for that?
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