Click Node to specify
the type of topology to create.
Enter a name and description for the
Names can contain letters,
numbers, and the underscore, hyphen, and dollar characters. Names
cannot include spaces.
In the Create Node Topology
- Select Nodes dialog box, specify the nodes to include
in the topology:
To include all nodes in the map, click Select
To manually select the nodes to include,
click Select Manually. Click Select
Nodes to select the nodes in the map. When you finish
selecting nodes, press Enter.
To filter (restrict) node selection by
layer (only the nodes that are on specified layers will be selected),
specify those layers in the Layers box.
To select from a list of layers in the map, click Select
Layers. If the layer is not listed, it may be Frozen,
Locked, or Off. To use all layers, enter
an asterisk (*).
To use only selected blocks as node objects,
specify those blocks in the Blocks box.
To use points as nodes, select the ACAD_POINT block.
To filter node selection by object class,
specify those object classes in the Object Classes box.
Only nodes that belong to the specified object classes will be included
in the topology.
The layer, block, and
object class filters apply to both automatic and manual selection
Click Finish to
create the topology.
If appropriate, save the topology information
back to source drawings.