# Use global/local coordinates in supports settings

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While defining supports of the model, you will now have an option to choose between the local system of coordinates (LCS) and the global system of coordinates (GCS). The local system is set as default.
$$This aims to remedy some difficulties with supporting the model. The feature is available for steel and concrete members.IDEA StatiCa Member for steel members is available in Enhanced edition of IDEA StatiCa Steel.$$