|1.||From the Variables notebook page, select the Move tab.|
The transformations that can be parameterized in the current version are: translation, scaling, or rotation of a selection of parts or nodes in any direction.
|2.||Select the nodes to move by clicking () or by box selection (), or select the parts to move by clicking () or by tree selection ().|
To view the nodes or parts currently selected, click the button.
|3.||Choose between the translation, rotation, or scaling notebook page.|
|4.||Define a translation direction, a rotation axis or a scaling direction by either entering the coordinates of a vector in the X/Y/Z text entries, or by selecting two nodes using .|
|5.||For scaling and rotation, select a point which will remain fixed during the transformation (scaling or rotation center). This point can be selected by picking a node () or by entering its coordinate in the X/Y/Z text entries.|
|•||Activate one of the attributes by clicking the corresponding radio button.|
|•||Enter a name in the corresponding text field.|
The variable is added to the list at the top of the Variables page.