Setting tool settings for a custom tool.How do I set tool settings for a custom tool?
Key-in SET ITEM TOOLSETTINGSGet the possible settings:
Example:Creating a custom tool for "Place LIne Constrained" and want to enablethe Length and set it to 10.0 units.Command DataKey-in: PLACE LINE CONSTRAINEDItem SettingsDialog Item Name: ToolSettings.lengthtoggleType: LiteralValue: 1Item SettingsDialog Item Name: ToolSettings.lengthType: DistanceValue: 10.0Notes:It is possible to make a key-in and include the tools settings.Using the above example:Key-in: PLACE LINE CONSTRAINED;SET ITEM TOOLSETTINGS LENGTHTOGGLE=1;SETITEM TOOLSETTINGS LENGTH=10.000For Type, use "literal" for toggles and drop down settings.Toggles are 1 = On, 0 = Off.Drop downs are 0 = first choice, 1 = second choice, 2 = third choice, and so on.
Refer to the help on Custom tools
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