Difference between revisions of "Sketcher ReorientSketch"

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|Name=Sketcher ReorientSketch
|Name=Sketcher ReorientSketch
|Workbenches=[[Sketcher Workbench|Sketcher]], [[PartDesign Workbench|PartDesign]]
|Workbenches=[[Sketcher_Workbench|Sketcher]], [[PartDesign_Workbench|PartDesign]]
|MenuLocation=Part design → Reorient sketch
|MenuLocation=Part design → Reorient sketch
|SeeAlso=[[Sketcher_MapSketch|Map sketch]], [[Sketcher_NewSketch|New Sketch]]
|SeeAlso=[[Sketcher_MapSketch|Sketcher Map sketch]], [[Sketcher_NewSketch|Sketcher New Sketch]]

Latest revision as of 08:52, 30 September 2020

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Sketcher ReorientSketch.svg Sketcher ReorientSketch

Menu location
Part design → Reorient sketch
Sketcher, PartDesign
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also
Sketcher Map sketch, Sketcher New Sketch


Allows you to detach a sketch from a face and attach it to one of the main planes (with an offset).


  1. Select the sketch to be re-oriented in the tree-view
  2. Choose Sketch → Sketcher ReorientSketch.svg Reorient sketch from the top menu.
  3. A menu will pop up and ask you if you want to detach the sketch from its face
  4. Selecting Yes will give you the same menu as in Sketch → New Sketch.
  5. You can attach the sketch to one of the main planes
  6. You also have the possibility to add a positive or negative offset


  • When selecting Cancel in the second menu the sketch is simply detached from its face.
  • As long as no sketch is selected, the command is greyed out.