Hello, how do i display zeros after the decimal place on dimension a view in a drawing? I have a dimension of 1 mm, but i want to display it as 1.0 to make it look better and to reflect the accuracy.
Its not significant figures as this is set as 3 for my drawing.
I have looked in File-Prepare-Drawing Properties-Detail Options.
Then I tried changing the:
But nothing seems to make any difference. Can anyone help? Am I looking in correct area, and if so what do I need to set these two to display all the zeros as specified for my decimal places.
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Trailing zeros on metric dimensions violates ASME Y14.5 rules for dimensioning!
See section 1.6.1of ASME Y14.5-2009 for Millimeter Dimensioning.
Decimal places on metric dimensioned drawings are not to be used for specifying tolerancing.