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Inserting a measurement

11/15/2014
Version 0.14
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You can insert a measurement to a 3D view by following steps.
  1. Execute a measurement toolview-measurement.
  2. Select 2 points on a 3D view to insert a measurement of the 2 points.
  3. Select the inserted measurement on a tree and adjust character color, size and other properties at View tab on lower-left of window.
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    You can change following properties.
    • Dist Factor : A value that defines a distance between measurement position and measurement display position.
    • Font Size : Character size
    • Line Color : Line color
    • Mirror : Whether to invert the display direction
    • Text Color : Text color
    • Visiblity : Whether to display or not
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