Join Jason Osder for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjust ruler units and scale, part of OmniGraffle 6 Essential Training.
…I want to talk about units and rulers.…And of course, rulers are just these measurements along the top and…the sides that allow you to make a size reference to your diagram.…Units are a little more interesting though.…And this is a spot where OmniGraffle differentiates itself from a…lot of other drawing programs, so let's take a close look.…In order to adjust this, I need to go…to my inspector for canvases, and that's right here.…And these are inspectors that deal with the entire canvas.…And I've closed everything up except for units, because…that's the one that we want to work with.…
And our top drop down is not that surprising.…We're measuring based on pixels, that means that…is a measurement of 100 pixels on the ruler.…And, if I change this to something else, let's say picas, which was a common…measurement in Print World, you'll see that…the ruler adjusts to the new unit type.…So, that's pretty straightforward, but you may notice that I've got a little…bit of a floor plan layout sitting here, and that's obviously not going…
- Create your first diagram
- Getting around the interface
- Working with shapes
- Adding and modifying text
- Create custom stencils
- Replicating shapes and styles
- Customizing the toolbar
- Using templates
- Adjusting units and scale
- Import images and folder structures from Finder
- Using Presentation mode
Skill Level Beginner
Mac OS X Mavericks Essential Trainingwith Nick Brazzi7h 59m Appropriate for all
iWork: Workflows and New Featureswith Richard Harrington2h 1m Appropriate for all
1. Navigating the Interface
2. Working with Basic Diagram Elements
3. Taking Control
4. Using Stencils
5. Time-Saving Shortcuts
6. Advanced Techniques
7. Importing and Exporting
8. OmniGraffle 6 Pro Highlights
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