Std Base

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Std Base is not really a workbench, but rather a category of 'standard' commands and tools that can be used in all workbenches.


Most Std Base tools can be accessed from the standard menu. Those that are only available via a toolbar or a context menu are listed under Additional tools.

Standard menu tools

The standard menu is composed of 7 sub-menus. Each sub-menu has a dedicated page. Just click on any of the names below.

File     Edit     View     Tools     Macro     Windows     Help

Additional tools

  • Unlink: Replaces link(s) with their linked object(s).
  • Vertex selection: Only allows the selection of vertices.
  • Edge selection: Only allows the selection of edges.
  • Face selection: Only allows the selection of faces.
  • All selection filters cleared: Allows the selection of all subelements.

Obsolete tools

  • Measure distance: Creates an object to measure and display a distance. Not available in version 1.0 and above. Use Std Measure instead.