Adds constraints and parameters to pure geometric models.

## Accessing the Command

Keyboard: **parametrize**

Menu: **Parametric | 3D Constraints | Parametrize**

Toolbar: **3D Constraints**

Quad Tab: **Constraints**

Ribbon Tab | Panel: **Parametric | 3D Constraints**

**: Parametrize**

**Prompts you:**

Select entities to auto constrain: *(Select entities)*

Entities in set: 1

Select entities to auto constrain: *(Select more entities or press Enter to stop.)*

Design intent setting "Perpendicular planes" enabled*

* See Design Intent Recognition

The parameters and constraints can be edited in the Mechanical Browser.

Parameters can be edited in the Parameters Panel.

## Command Options

No command options.

## Procedures

Parametrize a component automatically

Editing the parameters and constraints in the parameters panel

## Related Commands

MechanicalBrowseOpen - opens the Mechanical Browser panel.

ParametersPanelOpen - opens the Parameters panel.

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

-BmParameters - allows to list and edit the parameters of inserted components.

-DesignTableEdit - allows to edit designtables.

-Parameters - Manages dimensional constraint parameters in the current drawing.

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.

DcConvert - converts an associative dimension to a dimensional constraint.

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.

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

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.