Object Snap

New in V7


Object Snap >

Snap to Mesh Object

The SnapToMeshObject command constrains free-picking points on the selected meshes.

To constrain free-picking points on a mesh

  1. Run SnapToMeshObject.

  2. Select a mesh object.

  3. Enter the Offset amount as needed.

  4. Draw a Control Point Curve on the mesh object.

    Every control point of the curve is on the mesh object.

To clear existing constraint

  1. Run SnapToMeshObject.

  2. Press Enter directly.

Command-line option

Offset amount

Offsets free-pick points along the face normal with the specified distance.

The side visible to you defines the positive offset direction.

See also



Sketch on polygon mesh


Fill a hole in a mesh.

Draw lines and curves




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