About the Curve from Equation User Interface

The Curve from Equation user interface consists of commands, tabs, the Equation dialog box, and shortcut menus. Click Model > Datum > Curve > Curve from Equation to open the Curve from Equation tab.

Commands

• list—Defines the coordinate system type.

• Equation button—Opens the Equation dialog box.

• From—Sets a value for the lower limit of the independent variable range.

• To—Sets a value for the upper limit of the independent variable range.

Tabs

• Reference

◦ Coordinate system collector—Displays the datum coordinate system or intent datum coordinate system that represents the zero point of the equation.

• Properties

◦ Name box—Sets a name for a feature.

◦ —Displays detailed component information in a browser.

Equation Dialog Box

The Equation dialog box is similar to the Relations dialog box. For more information about equation format, click Utilities > Instruction in the Equation dialog box, or refer to the Fundamentals functional area of the Help Center.

Shortcut Menus

Right-click the graphics window to access shortcut menu commands.

• Define Equation—Opens the Equation dialog box.