|Points → Convert to points...|
|Introduced in version|
The Points Convert command creates point clouds from shape objects or mesh objects.
Here a shape object refers any object with a DataShape property. Objects created with the Part and PartDesign workbench are shape objects. But so are objects created with the Sketcher and Draft workbench.
- Select one or more objects.
- There are several ways to invoke the command:
- The Distance dialog box opens.
- Enter the maximum distance. The value must be in the
- Press the button to close the dialog box and finish the command.
- Data (Hidden)Points (
PointsKernel): a Points Kernel associated with this object.
- Data (Hidden)Normal (
NormalList): a list of normals. This property is only available for point clouds created with the Points Convert command from mesh objects or shape objects with faces.
- DataHeight (
Integer): the number of unique Y coordinates in the point cloud. This property is only available for point clouds created with the Points Structure command.
- DataWidth (
Integer): the number of unique X coordinates in the point cloud. This property is only available for point clouds created with the Points Structure command.
- ViewPoint Size (
FloatConstraint): the size in pixels of the points in the 3D view.