Object Manipulation

Refining Objects

General Information

Once you have selected an object for review, you can adjust its shape for correctness.

Smartshaper Options

Option Description


Extend an object.


Simple brush (available in Single view layout).



Remove part of an object.


Adjust brush size.


Undo last change or multiple changes.

How to Use SmartShaper

Steps

1.

Select an object in the list.

2.

Center and zoom to the region of interest using the Zoom, Scroll and Pan functions.

3.

Select SmartShaper.

4.

Adjust the brush size if necessary.

5.

Move SmartShaper over the contour. The part of the contour that will change will be highlighted. You can now drag the contour to the desired location.

You can bend, bulge or drag contours depending based on the initial position of the mouse cursor.

6.

Scroll to next slice.

7.

Repeat steps 4-6 until the object has been created in all relevant slices.

8.

Verify the object.

Warning

How to Use Brush

Steps

1.

Select an object in the list.

2.

In the single slice view, center and zoom to the region of interest using the Zoom, Scroll and Pan functions.

3.

Select Brush.

4.

Adjust the brush size if necessary.

5.

Add to the object outline with a brush stroke.

6.

If edges of the segmented area are not correctly separated from the surrounding area, use Erase to define these borders more accurately.

If a mouse is used, use the right mouse button to erase when Brush is active.

7.

The change is only applied in 2D to the current slice.

Scroll to next slice.

8.

Repeat steps 4-7 until the object has been created in all relevant slices.

9.

Verify the object.

Article No. 60917-20EN

Date of publication: 2016-07-26