Assembly3 ShowElementCS

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Assembly3 ShowElementCS

Menu location
Assembly3 → Element style → Show element coordinate system
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also


The Show element coordinate system command toggles the visibility of element coordinate systems (ECSs).

An ECS is represented by 3 lines which meet at the elements origin:

  • a red line for the X axis
  • a green line for the Y axis
  • a blue line for the Z axis

Element of a face with visible ECS


  1. Activate the Show element coordinate system command using one of the following: