Program help


Dimensioning as Oriented

Rotated Dimensioning

Wall Dimensioning

Angle Dimensioning

Circular Dimensioning


Dimension Styles

Tape Measure

For dimensioning or actually measuring objects, there are a number of options available. All the relevant functions are to be found in the Dimensioning group on the Edit tab. Clicking on the arrow next to the Dimensioning button within the group will open a drop down menu with the additional items.

You can dimension within the planning area and the layout area.

Presettings for Dimensioning

Before you start inserting dimension items into your planning, you can predefine their appearance using the Dimension Styles dialog.

The button Dimension Color opens a menu where you can specify a color for all future dimensions.

Changes to Dimensioning

Using the object interactors, you can change:

The dimensioned distance

The distance between object and dimension line

Position of the measurements

Alignment of the measurements

This is how to change a dimension:

1.Select the dimensioning to be changed.

2.Click on the edit symbol pCon.planner_Dimensioning_04 (shown in the left-hand image below). Three green dots will appear as shown in the right-hand image. These can be clicked to alter the dimensioning as oriented.




With the help of the Properties Editor, you can change, among others, aspect such as:

Measurement color

Dimension style

Settings for guides and dimension lines

Settings for arrowheads

Dimension text

Dimension unit

Position of the measurements

Alignment of the measurements