Object Management Object Manipulation

Make sure you choose the correct software version by selecting the Brainlab logo in the bottom corner of the corresponding software

Perform an Object Operation



Open the Operations tab .


Choose the desired operation to create a new object.

  • To copy an object:
    • Select Copy and then select an object from the list.
  • To perform a union (shown in the image above), subtraction or intersection:
    • Select Union, Subtraction, or Intersection and then select two or more objects from the list.


To modify the margins of an existing or newly created object , select:

  • Smooth and use the slider to adjust the smoothness of the contours.
  • Margin and use the slider to adjust the margin’s width.
    • Select Advanced to use additional sliders for a more detailed adjustment.


Once you are satisfied with the operation, select Store under OPERATION PREVIEW .


A dialog appears displaying the default properties of the new object. Adjust the properties as desired.


Select OK to save the new or modified object.

Article No. 60917-69EN

Date of publication: 2018-05-07