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How to copy and paste in Alibre Design Xpress 30 days evaluation?

How to copy and paste in Alibre Design Xpress 30 days evaluation?

How to copy and paste in Alibre Design Xpress 30 days evaluation?

I'm a complete newbie to CAD CAM though I've been working with 2 D CAD programs before.

I got Alibre Design Xpress recently, the 30 day evaluation but I can't figure out how to copy and paste objects?

This is what I want to do:

Make an extruded square and then put it together with an identical. I thaught it would be as simple as mark the object,
hit "copy" and then "paste" it. But it seems like it's not. Is this a limitation to the 30 day trial version?

RE: How to copy and paste in Alibre Design Xpress 30 days evaluation?

Have you gone through the tutorials?  Is this your first 3D CAD application?

There really is no copy-paste functionality in parametric CAD modelers.  Any of them.  Granted, some have a similar type of function by use of feature libraries (even temporary ones created by using a copy-paste workflow), but otherwise you will have to use actual features to make the copy:
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