The Volume command reports the volume of a closed surfaces, polysurfaces, or meshes.

Note: Volumes can be calculated on groups of objects that are not closed. This allows volumes to be calculated on surfaces that form an enclosed volume but are not joined.


Select objects.

Command-line options


Set the units for the volume display.

Note: This option is only available if no objects are selected.

See also

Mass Properties

Measure objects


Report the coordinates of and place a point object at the volume centroid of surfaces and polysurfaces.


Report the volume moments of inertia of surfaces and polysurfaces.

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