Subject: Setting the background for a named view

For each named view that you create, you can assign a solid-color, gradient, or image background. Whenever you switch to that view, the background displays if the view is also assigned any visual style other than 2D Wireframe.

To set the background for a named view

   1   Do one of the following to choose View Manager ():

   On the ribbon, choose View > View Manager (in Views).

   On the menu, choose View > View Manager.

   On the View toolbar, click the View Manager tool.

   Type view and then press Enter.

   In the View element of the Explorer, click the View Manager tool.

   2   Select the model view for which you want to set a background.

   3   In Visual style, select Conceptual, Hidden, or Realistic.

   4   In Background, choose one of the following:




   5   In the Background dialog box, make your selections. Click [?] to see details about each option.

   6   Click OK.

Use the Background command to set a background for the current view.
To specify a solid-color, gradient, or image background for the current view, type background and make your selections.

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