Changing Manikin Display Attributes

This task describes how to set and edit manikin display attributes.
  1. Select the Display Attributes   and in the 3D geometry window or the specification tree, select a manikin.

  2. The Display dialog box has the following choices:






    Others Center of gravity


    Rendering Segments

    To change the manikin display, select the appropriate toggle button.  Various display types can be selected at the same time.



    Resolution represents the number of points taken on each ellipse to draw the surfaces at manikin creation. The default value of this parameter is 32 but it can vary from 4 to 128.

    • Low resolution:
    • High resolution:

    Vision Line of sight

    The line of sight is designed to facilitate the manipulation of the manikin's vision. The blue line can be selected as any other segment of the manikin.


    Peripheral cone

    Central cone


    Cone type

    In the drop-down menu, the default type is Flat. Choose from:


    Others Center of gravity
    The center of gravity cannot be manipulated. However, the center of gravity's position automatically updates when any segment is manipulated.