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How to print a sketch with dimensions on it?

Hello, i have tried to print out one of the sketc from one of my projects, but i find it very difficult.
I did find a way where i right click on the sketch plane, and then choose print, it work, i do get a sketch with the dimensions on it, but the font of the dimension numbers are extremely small.....do i do this wrong, is there another way to print out sketches with all the dimensions from Onshape?

Answers

  • lougallolougallo Member, Administrator, Moderator, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 1,196
    @martin_olesen If you right click on a sketch (when not editing) and select Show dimensions, you can then print it using the print and it should show the dimensions.
    Lou Gallo / PD/UX - Support - Community / Onshape, Inc.
  • brian_bradybrian_brady Member, Developers Posts: 201 EDU
    lougallo said:
    @martin_olesen If you right click on a sketch (when not editing) and select Show dimensions, you can then print it using the print and it should show the dimensions.
    @lougallo that works "okay" but not great. I have found that the dimensions are very tiny to the point of being practically useless. Could Onshape fix the print function so dimensions are not hit with a shrink ray first?
  • martin_olesenmartin_olesen Member Posts: 7
    As Brian_brady says, the problem is that the numbers in the dimension are very small, it would be great if Onshape could make a better Print function.
  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 965
    OK, there is clearly an issue there, but the issue is it was probably never meant for that purpose and therefore never tested. Please open a support ticket. In the meantime please use a screen grab tool (like snip tool on windows or whatever it's called).
    Neil Cooke, Director of Technical Marketing, Onshape Inc.
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