Change the appearance of absolute dimensions
You can select whether to show zero at the zero point of the absolute dimensions, and also change the orientation of the absolute dimensions.
- On the File menu, click , and go to the Drawing dimensions settings.
Show zero in absolute dimensions to
No if you do not want to show zero at the zero points in absolute dimensions.
Yes is the default value.
Draw absolute dimension values parallel to dimension line to
Yes to show dimensions parallel to dimension lines in absolute dimensions.
No is the default value.
- Click OK.
In the following example, dimensions are parallel to the dimension line and zero is shown at the zero point.