|This task shows you how to use this constraint command which detects possible constraints between selected elements and lets you choose the constraint you wish to create. You are going to constrain a hole.|
|Open the Hole1.CATPart document and create a hole anywhere on the pad top face.|
|1.||Select the circular face and use the Other Selection contextual command to select the hole axis.|
Use the Ctrl button to select the face as shown:
|3.|| Click the Constraint Defined in Dialog Box icon .
The Constraint Definition dialog box is displayed.
CATIA detects six possible constraints between the axis and the face:
The other constraints are grayed out indicating that they cannot be set for the elements you have selected.
|3.||Check the Distance option. You can check only one constraint.|
|4.||Click OK to confirm. The distance constraint is created.|