Modifying and Deforming Surfaces

This task shows you how to deform surfaces by manipulating the mesh. Three types of elements can be selected: vertices, edges, and faces.
There are several ways to deform a surface. You can either:
  1. select the element if the icon is active,
  2. select the element first then click the icon if it is not active,
  3. double-click the element in the specification tree or in the 3D geometry.
  1. Click Modification to display the Tools Palette toolbar.

    You can also access this command by pressing ALT+SHIFT+M.

  The following icons let you:

Using one of the above icons enables you to define handles. The origin of the handles is positioned by default at the middle point of the selected element.