How to measure
the right most button in the Viewer Window, to pop up the Viewer
Context menu and then follow the instructions as below.
Select Measure | Distance option from the Viewer
context Menu or click icon
from tool bar.
Click 2 points of interest on the model to measure the
The points clicked are highlighted in red color and
is drawn between the end points
An annotated label with distance value is attached to
the middle point of line drawn.
Click Measure | Arc option.
Click on 3 points of interest to create Arc
An arc is drawn from start point to end point passing
through the second point.
All three points are highlighted in red color.
An arrow is drawn from center of arc to the curve to
denote the radius.
An annotated label with arc information is attached to
the center of arc.
Curve hidden behind the model is drawn with dashed
How to use
Snap Vertex option?
Measure | Snap Vertex to enable.
enables user to select a nearest vertex of model through mouse
click while measuring distance or an arc.
- User can
use Snap Vertex option to assure that the arc or line is drawn
through actual vertices of model.
Below is the snap shot of same arc measurement with snap
How to use
Measure | Vertex Info to enable.
- When this
option is selected, user can see a label with the X, Y, Z
coordinates of an exiting vertex, as he moves the mouse on the
- Use this
option, when user wants to know the coordinate values before