Reverse Contour


This topic will explain the Reverse Contour function, describe where to find it, and the optionsfound in it.This topic will also provide quick steps on how to use it, and provide links to related topics.

The Reverse Contour Function

The Reverse Contour function changes the direction of a previously definedcontour.To perform the function, you select geometry and press the Spacebarto confirm the selection.

To open Reverse Surface Normal:

  • In the Reverse group, of the Utilities ribbon, click Reverse Contour.

The parameters display in theData Entry Manager.

The Data Entry Parameters

Selected Geometry


(Delete) - removes the highlighted item from the Selected Geometry list.

(Delete All) - removes all entities from the Selected Geometry list.

The list will display all entities currently selected for the function.

  • OK - finalizes the function.

  • Cancel - exits the function.

Quick Steps - Reverse Contour

  1. Open the function.

    The Selected Geometry list automatically has focus, and the surface normals are shown.

  2. Select the contours to reverse.

    The geometry is added to the Selected Geometry list.

  3. Click OK

    The contours are reversed.

  4. Repeat as necessary.

  5. Click Cancel to close the function.

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