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DXF Import dialog

Used to specify the vertical axis for data imported from a DXF file into a STAAD input file.

Opens when a DXF file is selected from the Import dialog.

Structure Convention

Select an option for defining the global vertical ("up") axis for the structure.

  • No Change - Use the vertical axis as defined in the 3D DXF file.
  • Y Up - Adds a SET Y UP command to the STAAD input file.
  • Z Up - Adds a SET Z UP command to the STAAD input file.
OK Imports the selected DXF file contents into the current STAAD input file.
Cancel Closes the dialog without importing any model information.
Help Opens the STAAD.Pro help window.