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By Deviz
I think it's essential and would not hurt having the option... honestly is just common sense to me: if you can see zones in 3D, you should see them in section too.
Critical for feasibility studies when you wan to cut sections and quickly update them.
QUICK Graphisoft! What are you waiting for!?
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By LaszloNagy
It is now possible to display the Zone Name and Zone Number of Zones in Section/Elevation Viewpoints using an Associative Label (Text/Autotext type). Here is the article that details the steps: ... rk-around/

Make sure that the Zones are selected before going into the Section/Elevation Viewpoint, and that the Label is placed with the "Associative" Geometry Method.
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By hpenbeoglu
Label Tool Workaround is not suitable in all cases. You need to select & label something but this method not working if there is nothing to select. Besides if you want to display additional information like "measured area" that is not possible.

Zones are 3D, so automatic center-based placement would be much easier and fun to use.
So this still hasn't been resolved after 15 years ?
canvea wrote: Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:12 pm Is there still no solution to this..?

Only the autotext label work-around mentioned by Laszlo.


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By LaszloNagy
Eric Milberger wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:47 pm Could the text be a text node that always looks to the viewer
Have this in another cad package
Can you post a screenshot that shows what you mean?
Do you mean a "3D Text" object that is placed in 3D, which in Sections is always re-oriented in space so it is in a vertical plane parallel with the Section Plane? And so it is always readable? Is this what you mean?