Working with General Settings

In the following sections, a few general settings that you can adjust to help large assembly performance are described. You can access these settings by selecting the Tools tab, clicking Application Options, and selecting the General tab in the dialog box that opens. That tab is shown in Figure 9.4.

FIGURE 9.4: Default application options

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UPDATE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ON SAVE

When checked, the Update Physical Properties On Save setting, located in the Physical Properties area on the right side of the dialog box, recalculates the mass properties of the model when you save the file. This ensures that mass properties are ...

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