MESHCAP (Command)

Creates a mesh face that connects open edges.


You can close gaps in mesh objects by selecting the edges of the surrounding mesh faces. For best results, the faces should be on the same plane.

The following prompts are displayed.

Select connecting mesh edges to create a new mesh face

Specifies which mesh edges form the boundary for the closure. Click the edges to select them.


Selects individual edges and adds them to the selection set.

Selects contiguous edges of mesh objects that are connected end-to-end.
  • Options. Sets the method for specifying the boundaries of the new mesh face.

    Try to chain closed loop? Specifies whether you want the program to determine the boundaries of the new mesh face (Y) or whether you want to select each edge individually (N).