Converts an associative dimension to a dimensional constraint.

## Accessing the Command

command bar: **dcconvert**menu bar:

**Parametric | 2D Constraints | Convert**

toolbar:

**2D Constraints |**

ribbon:

**Parametric | 2D Constraints | Convert**

: **dcconvert**

Prompts you in the command bar:

**Select associative dimension to convert:*** (Select the associative dimension you want to convert to a dimensional constraint)*

## Command Options

## Option |
## Description |

Select associative dimension to convert | Select an associative dimension; the program converts it a a dimensional constraint. |

## Procedures

## Related Commands

DimConstraint - applies a dimensional constraint to an entity or between constraint points on entities; converts associative dimensions to dynamic dimensions.

GeomConstraint - applies geometric relationships between entities and/or valid constraint points on entities.

DcAligned - constrains the distance between two points.

DcAngular - constrains the angle between two lines or linear polyline segments; the total angle of an arc or an arc polyline segment; or the angle between three points on entities.

DcDiameter - constrains the diameter of a circle or an arc.

DcHorizontal - constrains the horizontal distance (X-distance) between two points with respect to the current coordinate system.

DcLinear - constrains the horizontal distance (X-distance) or vertical distance (Y-distance) between two points with respect to the current coordinate system.

DcRadius - constrains the radius of a circle or an arc.

DcVertical - constrains the vertical distance (Y-distance) between two points with respect to the current coordinate system.

ConstraintBar - controls the display of the constraint bar of entities.

DcDisplay - allows to set dimensional constraints to be displayed or hidden.

Delconstraint - removes all dimensional and geometrical constraints from an entity.

CleanUnusedVariables - purges variables not used in constraint expressions and not linked to dimensions.

-Parameters - manages 2D dimensional constraint parameters and user variables in the current drawing.