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Can one configuration option be used to show/hide other configurations options?

shrekantshrekant Member Posts: 14 EDU

I am trying to automate creation of solids, sections & developments for students for a subject they have.

I want them to be able to select type of solid like prism, pyramid, cylinder & cone. Based on the solid selected I want the additional configurations like height, base edge length etc to be made visible in case of 1st two & circle radius in case of the last two.

here's the file I am trying to achieve this with.
https://cad.onshape.com/documents/b2959c4eef3207fb91c5330f/w/2f25a797f3f1cd233eca1f6f/e/2e5ad22b67135e91b6d69106

POSSIBLE?

Comments

  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 3,958
    Not with configurations but you could do it with FeatureScript
    Director, Technical Services, EMEAI
  • Evan_ReeseEvan_Reese Member Posts: 1,049 PRO
    Ive said it before and I'll say it again. I'd absolutely use this functionality with configurations if it were available.
    Evan Reese / Principal and Industrial Designer with Ovyl
    Website: ovyl.io
  • dirk_van_der_vaartdirk_van_der_vaart Member Posts: 132 ✭✭✭
    @Evan_Reese
    I am with you, this is on top of my list for improvements
  • shrekantshrekant Member Posts: 14 EDU
    Thanks for taking time to comment.
    Will keep my fingers crossed to get this in future updates.
  • shrekantshrekant Member Posts: 14 EDU
    NeilCooke said:
    Not with configurations but you could do it with FeatureScript
    Can you please guide me to the page which would help me understand how to achieve it?

  • brucebartlettbrucebartlett Member, OS Professional, Mentor, User Group Leader Posts: 2,102 PRO
    This would be a great improvement. 
    Engineer ı Product Designer ı Onshape Consulting Partner
    Twitter: @onshapetricks  & @babart1977   
  • chadstoltzfuschadstoltzfus Member, Developers Posts: 42 PRO
    This is an IR that we would incorporate into every one of our configurations if implemented. 
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