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Edit Boundary Tool and Edit Hole Profile Tool
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* December 21, 2017, 05:17:13 PM
HELP!!! how do i activate my edit boundary tool and edit hole tool in TurboCad 2017 PP 32bit.

Peter T. :-[

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* December 21, 2017, 09:17:05 PM
#1
You need to create or edit a Profile Styles in the Style Manager palette. Once you have closed profiles within the drawing window that has opened, then those tools will be available for use. After creating and ‘finishing’ the Boundary & Holes, click on the green checkmark in the palette header to return to your normal drawing. Your profile should show up in the preview window at the bottom of the palette. Now you can use it in a Door, Window, Railing.

I have found it best to create these profiles at & to the upper right of the 0,0 coordinates.

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John R.

V17—V21, 2015—2018
Designer, Deluxe, Expert, Basic, Platinum
RedSDK enabled, except in 2018
Windows 10, 64-bit


* December 22, 2017, 01:05:35 PM
#2
Thank you John R. But guess what, I have been surfing around in tools. Those that are housed with Door and those that I can get my hands on in Customize tools by clicking in the box Architecture. Now I can't find them at all. I know I am a pain, just can't help it.

Peter T  ???

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* December 22, 2017, 02:02:15 PM
#3
This is where I find the Profile commands in my 32-bit Platinum edition "Customize" dialog.

If they aren't there, you should reinstall.

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John R.

V17—V21, 2015—2018
Designer, Deluxe, Expert, Basic, Platinum
RedSDK enabled, except in 2018
Windows 10, 64-bit


* December 22, 2017, 03:07:39 PM
#4
Thank you John, I have now got them back where I can see them. Let the fun begin.

Peter T NZ :)

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* December 22, 2017, 03:32:56 PM
#5
Here's some fun you might try out; a nice multi-windowed garage door.
A simple Profile, but each "hole" gets a Muntin or a Block. Choose "Single" and enter a number that corresponds to the Hole. The numbers follow the way you selected the holes when creating the profile.

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John R.

V17—V21, 2015—2018
Designer, Deluxe, Expert, Basic, Platinum
RedSDK enabled, except in 2018
Windows 10, 64-bit