Adding a Dimension
To add a dimension to the plan view:
1. Click Plan to
switch to the plan view.
2. Click Add
3. Click to add the
4. Click to add the end
point. Hold Shift to constrain to a horizontal, vertical or 45 degree
line. Press Enter to enter the angle and distance manually. Press Esc
5. Move the dimension
to the desired position and click. Hold Ctrl while clicking if you want
to immediately start adding another dimension.
Some sample dimension styles are
a dimension has been added, it can be easily changed. See Editing Points for more information.
and other plan detail can only be added and edited in the plan view. If you want
to add a dimension that also appears in the perspective view, use the 3D Dimension object
Adding Plan Detail for more information about
plan detail objects.
sure grid-snap is enabled, or it will be difficult to draw the dimension using
exact measurements. See Snap Settings for
Adding Plan Detail
Setting Object Properties
Saving and Loading