||This task shows you how to move
the nodes on a path reservation, boundary, or run. In the example below a
node will be moved in a pipe run.
||Place your mouse pointer over the
element and click the right mouse button.
||From the menu that displays, select the
element you want to modify, in this case pipe run.1
object, and select the Definition
option. This will bring up the Definition dialog box. Symbols are displayed
on the pipe run to show the location of nodes: asterisks represent
non-connected nodes, and Os (circles) represent connected nodes.
||To move a node by entering coordinates, do
one of the following:
Key in new
values for X, Y, or Z.
OK in the Node Definition dialog
Bring up the (run) Definition dialog box
and click the Node Edit Table button to display the Node Edit Table and
make changes to values in the table.
||To move the node using the cursor, place the cursor over
the node symbol and drag it to a new location. See
||A line is displayed to show the new location for the
in the Definition dialog box to complete the change.
||A node will move parallel to the
compass base plane, which is normally XY. To move a node vertical to the
base, change the compass base to the XZ plane.
||To move a node parallel
to the compass Z axis.
- Bring up the Definition box for the routable.
- Place the compass on a 3-D object where it can be manipulated. Change
the Z axis to the desired direction.
- Click on the square around the node and move it with the mouse button
depressed. It will only move parallel to the compass Z axis. If you
click on the node itself you will be able to move it in any direction.
||To move a node of a routable to the origin of
the compass. This allows you to move the compass to a specific point on a
routable or resource, and then move the node to it. To do this:
- Bring up the Definition box for the routable which has the node you
want to move.
- Move the compass to the point where you want the node to move.
- Bring up the Definition box for the node that will be
- Click the Compass Origin button
. The node will
move to the compass base, as shown in the image.
||To delete a node right-click on the node and select
Delete Node from the pop-up menu