To add descriptions to members
To add description tags to members, use the following procedure.
For example, if you select all of the beams framing the first floor of a structure and apply the beam description, they will be labeled BEAM1. Repeating the procedure again will label the second selection of beams as BEAM2.
- Select members with the same description (i.e., beam, column, or brace).
Description tool in the
Assign properties group on the
Member ribbon tab.
From the drop-down list, select the appropriate description tag
for the selected members.
- Beam Description
- Column Description
- Brace Description