Changing Color Assignments for Objects

Change color assignments when you want Structural Graphics to use different colors to present different object-related elements, for a specific object. You can adjust colors applied to:

  • the background color of an object shape
  • the text that identifies an object

You can only change object color assignments when the Design setting in the View Options dialog box is set to manual. For details, see The View Options Dialog Box

The color selections made apply only for the current work session.

To change color assignments, proceed as follows.

  1. Click on the object you want to work with.
  2. Click on the menu options Object ® Change colors.

    The Color Assignment dialog box appears.

  3. Make your color selections.

    For more information on the dialog box settings, see The Color Assignment Dialog Box

  4. Click on the Apply button.

    The system changes the color as specified.

  5. To change color assignments for other objects:

    – Click on the object.

    – Repeat steps #3 to #4.

  6. To exit the Color Assignment dialog box, click on the Continue button.