Using the controls in the Sheet Set Manager, you
can create, organize, and manage sheets in a sheet set.
You can use the
following tabs and controls in the Sheet Set Manager:
Sheet Set Control. Lists menu options to create a new
sheet set, open an existing sheet set, or switch between open sheet
Sheet List Tab. Displays an organized list of all
sheets in the sheet set. Each sheet in a sheet set is a specified
layout in a drawing file.
Sheet Views Tab. Displays an organized list of all
sheet views in the sheet set. Only sheet views created with AutoCAD
2005 and later are listed.
Model Views Tab. Lists the paths and folder names for
the drawings containing model space views to be used in the sheet
Click a folder to list the drawing files that are located in
Click a drawing file to list the named model space views that
are available for placement in the current sheet.
Double-click a view to open the drawing containing the
Right-click or drag a view to place it in the current
Buttons. Provides convenient access for the most
commonly used operations for the currently selected tab.
Tree View. Displays the contents of a tab.
Details or Preview. Displays either descriptive
information or a thumbnail preview of the currently selected item
in the tree view.
in the Tree View
You can use the
following actions in the tree view:
Right-click to access shortcut menus of the operations that are
relevant to the currently selected item.
Double-click items to open them. This is a convenient method
for opening drawing files from the Sheet List tab or from the Model
Views tab. You also double-click items in the tree view to expand
or collapse them.
Click one or more items to select them for operations such as
opening, publishing, or transmitting.
Click a single item to display descriptive information or a
thumbnail preview of a selected sheet, view, or drawing file.
Drag items within the tree view to reorder them.
NoteTo use the
Sheet Set Manager effectively, right-click items in the tree view
to access relevant shortcut menus. For access to shortcut menus in
the drawing area that are needed for sheet set operations, the
Shortcut Menus in Drawing Area must be checked in the Options
dialog box, User Preferences tab.