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Colour in Drawings

daryntaylordaryntaylor OS Professional Posts: 31 PRO
How long before Onshape has the option of using colour images in drawings?
Lots of CAD packages give the option of presenting drawing views in colour, potential clients are asking for this so hence the question.    

Comments

  • john_mcculloughjohn_mccullough Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 38
    Daryn, this has been discussed and requested by another user. I'll add you to the request. 
  • magda_oziębłowskamagda_oziębłowska Member Posts: 4
    I wish to add my request of colours in drawings. It will be most useful for me and other users.
  • brian_ruppbrian_rupp OS Professional Posts: 13 PRO
    Same here.  Being able to have the part tree in the drawing to select parts individually and change the color is a huge step in the right direction for me to fully implement the software in the sales side of things at my company.
  • bobminerbobminer Moderator, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 50
    @daryntaylor, @magda_oziębłowska, @brian_rupp - When you say "colour in drawings", do you mean the ability to create shaded views, with the views showing colors (same colors as in the part studio or assembly)?  Or do you mean being able to change the color of annotations - notes, GD&T, tables, balloons?  If you need both, which is more important?  Thanks.

    Bob Miner - Software Engineer / Dev Leader - Drawings - Onshape, Inc.

  • GWS50GWS50 Member Posts: 132 PRO
    Yes please colour rendered drawings make a huge difference when talking to non-CAD clients, they have much more impact and help to explain what is what.
  • brian_jobmannbrian_jobmann Member Posts: 2 PRO
    Yes, I agree. Shaded color parts in drawings. They are all ready in the Parts Studios/Assemblies. Having them on the drawings would be helpful for customers.
  • PeteYodisPeteYodis Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 329
    Yes, I agree. Shaded color parts in drawings. They are all ready in the Parts Studios/Assemblies. Having them on the drawings would be helpful for customers.
    Yes, that would be really helpful for customers.... ;)
  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 2,561
    @PeteYodis can you get in early tomorrow and start work on that?
  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 2,561
  • PeteYodisPeteYodis Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 329
    @NeilCooke The team got to work bright and early this morning....
  • daniel_clarke997daniel_clarke997 Member Posts: 2 PRO
    not much use for me personally until coloring faces or adding decals is a feature  :|
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