I'm trying to add a dimension in another dimension using the following syntax
3x &d280 = @D
The value for &d280 will only show on model dimensions; however, I want to show it in a dimension created in the drawing.
I'm pretty sure I have done this before so I wonder if it is a config option or drawing option I need to set.
Wildfire 4.0 Datecode m090
Windchill 9.0 Datecode m030
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Look for the config option 'create_drawing_dims_only' and set it to 'no'. This controls where the created dims in a drawing are stored. Yes - created dims are stored in the drawing, No - They are stored in the model.
Selecting 'yes' means a change to the drawing doesn't generate a change to the model, however it prevents embedding model dims (& parameters I believe) into created dims.