Surface/Manage... menu item opens the
Surfaces panel allows you to interactively group, rename, and delete surfaces and obtain information about their components. See Section
27.11 for details about the items below.
contains a list of existing surfaces from which you can select the surface(s) of interest.
displays the name of the selected surface. You can edit the text field to modify the surface name. (If more than one surface is selected, the name of the first one you selected will be displayed.)
displays the type of surface that is selected (e.g.,
zone-surf if one surface is selected, or
Multiple Surfaces if more than one surface is selected).
Points, 0D Facets, 1D Facets,
2D Facets display the number of points and facets in the selected surface. If more than one surface is selected, the sum over all selected surfaces is displayed for each quantity.
Note that if you want to check these statistics for a surface that was read from a case file, you will need to first display it.
displays the ID of the selected surface. You cannot change this value.
ungroups the selected surface. This button is available only if the selected surface was created by
Grouping two or more surfaces together.
renames the selected surface in
Surfaces with the name specified in
Name. This button is available when just one surface is selected. (If two or more surfaces are selected, it becomes the
groups two or more selected surfaces and gives the group the name entered in
Name. This button replaces the
Rename button when two or more surfaces are selected.