POLY2BOUND – Converts Polylines to Boundaries

POLY2BOUND – Converts Polylines to Boundaries

Win32 and 64, English

CAD Design Software
Converts polylines that have a width to outlines (closed 0 width polygons) with the option for RCONT or SCOMP ends or WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)

General Usage Instructions

Select the Use WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) check box to convert Polylines that have extreme shapes that don’t convert correctly when using standard option.

Select the Draw Ends check box to create ends on open ended polylines. If this box is left unchecked, no ends will be drawn and two parallel polylines will be created. 

In the Layer of New Entities area: 

Select the Selected Layer radio button and then select a layer in the layer popup list to the right or pick *New Layer and create a layer and layer color on the fly to output to. 

Select the Same Layer as Selected Entities radio button to place the new entities on the same layer as selected entities.

In the Continuous Lightweight Polylines area, select the line type to use when converting. 

Select the RCONT radio button to create round outside corners and round non-compensated ends. 

Select the SCOMP radio button to create square outside corners and square compensated ends. 

Select the Delete Original Entities check box to remove the selected objects after converting. NOTICE, this will permanently delete these entities.

Pick OK to run and a prompt appears. 

PROMPT: Select objects: Pick or window the polyline(s) to convert and press <Enter>. 

Response: Entities found - XXX

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

POLY2BOUND

Converts polylines that have a width to outlines (closed 0 width polygons) with the option for RCONT or SCOMP ends or WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features, and uninstall as you would any other application from your system. For Installation help and Requirements, visit our Apps Support page

Additional Information

Known Issues

Using the WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) is only an option is when the RCONT or SCOMP fucntions do not produces the desired results.

Contact

Company Name: CAD Design Software
Support Contact: appsupport@cad-design.com

Author/Company Information

CAD Design Software

Support Information

Website: https://apps.cad-design.com

 

Contact:  1-877-CAD-USER 

                  (1-877-223-8737)

 

Version History

Version Number Version Description

2.1.0

Minor fix, no interface or functional changes to the app itself.

1.0.0

Initial Release + Updated MSI installer package to solve MS Win10 Update compatibility
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