Sections dialog box

Tekla Structural Designer
2021
Tekla Structural Designer

Sections dialog box

The Sections dialog box is used to select sections to apply to the model and also to manage the sections stored in the material database.

The dialog box content is described below.

  1. Page pane: views the different section geometries.

  2. Item pane: views the different sizes of the selected section when you select a section geometry Page pane. Any user-defined sections are marked with *.

  3. Details pane: views the details of the selected section when you click the Details button.

  4. Country droplist: allows you to display the sections of each country.

  5. Geometry filter: allows you to filter sections according to their geometry.

  6. Selected section: displays the details of the currently selected section.

  7. Section filter: allows you to filter sections according to their details.

You can also use the following buttons to manage the sections:
  • Add...: allows you to add a user-defined section to the material database.
  • Delete: allows you to delete a user-defined section.
  • Edit...: allows you to modify the properties of a user-defined section.
  • Details: opens the Details pane and displays the properties of the currently selected section.
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