Join Shaun Bryant for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the MEASURE command, part of AutoCAD: Tips & Tricks.
- [Instructor] So here we are with another AutoCAD…tip and trick.…And we're going to be looking at the…Measure command…in AutoCAD.…Now I'm not talking the Measure Geometry command…I'm talking the Measure command…where you can place a known number of AutoCAD…point objects along an object…at a measured distance.…So we've got a new drawing for you.…As usual, you can download that from your lynda.com…exercise files if you want to…follow along with the video.…And, similar to some of the point style tips and tricks…that we've had, I've got a single line…floating here in the drawing like that…on the Objects layer.…
If I go to the Layers Panel here…you'll see that we've got a Points layer current…ready to place our points measured along…the line object.…Now, before you go in and start placing…these point objects at measured distances…always check in your Utilities Panel…in here, Points Style…just to make sure you've got a decent point style selected.…Not the dot, not the nothing selection.…Just make sure that you've got an object that…
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