[feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

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[feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby foadsf » Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:50 am

In SolidWorks, all the values one puts in the GUI are recorded by default in the Tools > Equations > Dimension View
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It would be great if in FreeCAD there would be something like a default spreadsheet where all the values put through the GUI would be saved automatically and then later could be edited and parametrized.
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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby adrianinsaval » Thu Oct 03, 2019 3:44 pm

+1
With an option to filter the values that are dependent on expression it could be very useful, other filters like only lengths, only angles, only constraints, etc. could come handy too
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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby Kunda1 » Fri Oct 04, 2019 1:10 am

@eivindkvedalen and @realthunder have hacked extensively on the Spreadsheet/Expressions. Perhaps they may be interested ?
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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby dxp.dev » Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:01 pm

Could it be a GSOC 2020 proposal ?
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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby kkremitzki » Sat Oct 05, 2019 4:25 pm

Sure, I think something like this would be a good GSoC-sized project.
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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby adrianinsaval » Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:14 am

That would be nice, I'll take the liberty to post this in the GSOC 2020 thread :)

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Re: [feature request] default spreadsheet with all the parameters added in the GUI

Postby czinehuba » Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:02 pm

+1.


Both Inventor and Fusion 360 use parameters to make design easier and user are able to take that further by creating multiple configurations of the model.