Managing Conical Views

The task shows you how to edit and modify the view angle without changing the viewpoint.
Open the Aligning1.CATPart document.
  1. Click View Modification .

    You can also access this command by pressing F2.
    The View Render Style dialog box is displayed and prompts you to choose the desired view mode:
    • Perspective: conical view

    • Parallel: cylindrical view

    By default, the Perspective view is selected.
    A green circle appears with an arrow indicating the current view angle as shown below:
  2. Drag the green arrow (which turns red) to change the view angle. Note that the angle cannot exceed 90°.

    At this step, you can click Cancel to close the View Render Style dialog box and go back to the current view angle.
  3. When you are satisfied with the result, click OK to close the dialog box and apply the new view angle.

  4. Click View Modification again.

  5. Select the Parallel view in the View Render Style dialog box.

  6. Click OK to close the dialog box.