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The Confirm dialog
The Confirm dialog


The Confirm dialog provides controls to rotate the board outline's alignment when defining the board shape based on an existing 3D body.


The dialog is accessed from the 3D mode of the PCB Editor by clicking Design » Board Shape » Define from 3D body from the main menus, selecting a 3D body on the board, then selecting a face that is not aligned with the PCB board.


Select the option desired for determining how the 3D model is aligned with the board. The options are:

  • To align face with top PCB board surface
  • To align face with bottom PCB board surface
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