andrew wrote:Thanks for your feedback.
Please keep in mind that QCAD is a 2D CAD system. Heights, terrain and volume are all 3D aspects which cannot be represented with QCAD.
andrew wrote:QCAD generally loads and stores Z values of DXF coordinates for example for 3D points, 3D lines, 3D arcs and circles that are parallel to the X/Y plane.
However, QCAD does not support the typical 3D entities such as 3DFACE, 3DSOLID, BODY at all.
Further, QCAD does not support viewing or editing of 3D data.
Perhaps, you can describe in more detail what problem you are intending to solve and attach some example data, screenshots, etc, so I can give you an idea if QCAD is suitable for the task.
andrew wrote:You can display Z values in the property editor by saving the attached file to:
<QCAD installation directory>/scripts/Widgets/PropertyEditor/PropertyEditor.js
This replaces the file that already exists.
Future QCAD versions might offer a user preference to display Z values, so I'd appreciate any feedback on this experimental feature. Thanks.
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