GeoTol Dialog Options TabKeyCreator \ Detail \ Symbol \ Geometric-Tolerance \ GeoTol-Dialog-Options-Tab
The Options page in the GeoTol dialog allows you to specify additional information relative to the symbol you are creating. Several types of geometric tolerancing symbols allow you to include additional information. When it is possible to add such information, the appropriate input field will be unfrozen.
The symbol that you had created in the main Create a New GeoTol dialog page will appear in the preview portion of the dialog box. Any options you enter for the symbol will be reflected in the preview area.
Select a standard for the GeoTol symbol. The available standards are: ANSI 1982, ASME 1994, ISO, DIN, JIS, and KS.
Enable the All-around symbol on leader setting to display an all-around symbol on the leader line. To display filled arrowheads, select Use filled arrowheads on leaders. You can elect to return to the GeoTol dialog box after placing the symbol by enabling the Return to dialog after placing symbol setting.
From the Leader Type pull-down, you are able to indicate a leader type to be displayed. The available leader types are: General, Horizontal/Vertical, Under Text/Dimension, String, Linear Dimension, Circular, or None.
For some leader types, you are allowed to set an Orientation and Arrow type.
You can choose from several leader styles for your geometric tolerancing symbol. Some of the leader styles are shown below. To choose a leader, select the type of leader you want from the Leader pull-down list. Leader types can easily be previewed before a specific type is selected in the preview window. The preview will change depending upon what leader type is selected. Explanations of the different types of leaders are given in the following section.
Specify an orientation for the leader. This setting is active for Linear Dimension (Gap) style only.
Indicate an arrow type for the leader. This setting is active for Linear Dimension (Gap) and Circular leader styles. The choices are: In, Out, and Auto.