Execute commands in Inventor Fusion in the following ways: ■ Click the command button on the ribbon. ■ Select the command from the marking menu. ■ Select the command name in the context menu. Most commands are available in both the ribbon and the context menu. A subset of frequently used commands appears in the marking menu. For more information… More
Cut / Copy and Paste offer user-interface paradigms for transferring objects from a source to a destination. Cut removes the object after pasting, whereas copy keeps the source object intact after pasting. Inventor Fusion currently supports the following objects for cut/copy and paste: ■ One or more pieces of sketch geometries ■ One or more body objects ■ One or… More
In Inventor Fusion, the browser presents an organized view of the data in your design. Objects selected in the browser are selected in the graphics and vice-versa. You can create new component instances in the browser. Bodies can be dragged or copied and pasted from one component to another. 1 Toggle Favorites Folder 2 Toggle Information Panel 3 Child Component… More
Many of the ribbon commands have enhanced (also referred to as progressive) tooltip which display information for interaction with commands. Initially, the name of the command and a short description of the command is displayed. If you continue to pause the cursor, the commandtip expands to display additional information.
Mechanical designs often have many objects in the canvas which can make selecting the appropriate object difficult. The Select Other navigation commands in Inventor Fusion help you to select obscured or difficult-to-select geometry. The different options for the Select Other are accessible through a glyph which can be seen when you hover the cursor over a face/edge. This face/ edge… More
Manipulators A Manipulator is a 3D command. It is usually an arrow, sphere, or ring that appears while a command is active. It sets the distance, angle, or direction of an operation, or for setting the location or size of a feature. Drag the manipulator to complete (or preview) the operation. The value that is set by dragging the manipulator… More
This section presents general topics related to the Inventor Fusion User Interface. The Ribbon Display and Organize the Ribbon The ribbon is displayed automatically when you create or open a file, providing a compact palette of all commands necessary to create your model. The horizontal ribbon is displayed across the top of the application window. The ribbon minimize button minimizes… More