ClippingPlane

Toolbar Menu

Display
Viewport Layout
Visibility

View

Viewport title

Clipping plane

The ClippingPlane command creates a clipping plane object that represents a plane for visibly clipping away geometry in a specific viewport.

Steps

Command-line options

(Default)

Draws the rectangle using two opposite corners.

3Point

Draws the rectangle using two adjacent corner locations and a location on the opposite side.

EdgeMidpoint

Draws the rectangle from the midpoint of the first edge, an end of the edge, and a location on the opposite side.

Vertical

Draws the rectangle perpendicular to the construction plane.

Center

Draws the rectangle from the center point and a corner.

AroundCurve

Draws a rectangle perpendicular to a curve.

Steps

Note

Clipping plane properties

Manages object properties for the selected clipping plane.

Flip Direction

Reverses the direction of the clipping plane pointer.

Views Clipped

Specifies which views are clipped.

Model Views

Lists available model views.

Layout Views

Lists available layout views.

Clipping plane appearance

The appearance of clipping planes is controlled by the display mode of the viewport.

For appearance settings, see: Display Mode Options.

Related commands

DisableClippingPlane

Toolbar Menu

Display
Visibility

Not on menus.

The DisableClippingPlane command turns off selected clipping planes in the active viewport.

EnableClippingPlane

Toolbar Menu

Display

Visibility

Not on menus.

The EnableClippingPlane command turns on selected clipping planes in the active viewport.

See also

Manage views

Set viewport display modes

 

 

 

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