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change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210
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change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

(OP)
In NX by default for A4 size sheet, In edit sheet size, A4- 210x297.

Please advise how to change A4- 297x210. I am working in NX12 migration and in NX11 A4- 297x210 is working. Please help
Thanks in advance

RE: change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

Edit sheet -> choose the "custom size" option and reverse the height/length values.

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RE: change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

Edit your sheet size, set up your custom title block, save as template, then you can edit the .pax file description to be "A4" or "bhavyarani's custom drawing" or whatever else you like.

Edit:
You cannot edit the values in the standard size dropdown, these are set in the NX code. You could contact GTAC to open a request for them to change it back, but I doubt they are going to change it now...

Thanks, NutAce, I learned something new today.

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RE: change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

This is a setting in the Customer Defaults. Most probably in your company Drafting Standards.
You should ask your CAD administrator to make this size available for you.

Ronald van den Broek
Senior Application Engineer
Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd
NX9 / TC10.1.2

Building new PLM environment from Scratch using NX12 / TC11

RE: change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

Yes, as Nutace says, it is the order of the numbers in that customer defaults text line which makes the sheet appear as landscape or portrait.

/ Tomas

RE: change drawing sheet size from 210x297 to 297x210

(OP)
Thanks NutAce!

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