Importing and work with STL file.

Experimenter
Experimenter

Hi

After importing a STL file, it seems to me that it is not possible to work with the imported body?

See attachement. All is greyed out.Is this normal behaviour or "as designed"?

We are on ST6, Educational license.

 

2 REPLIES

STL files are faceted representations of a model.  Solid...

Esteemed Contributor
Esteemed Contributor

STL files are faceted representations of a model.  Solid Edge can only display them and is "normal" behaviour.


Thanks,
Ken

Production: ST9 MP7
Testing: ST10

Also be aware that there is no way to actually export the...

Phenom
Phenom

Also be aware that there is no way to actually export the STL body from Solid Edge once it is imported. The data is essentially 'trapped' within the software once imported.

-Dylan Gondyke