Set a Dimension Axis - SmartSketch - Help

SmartSketch Help

  1. On the Label or Dimension toolbar, click Axis.

  2. Click an element to which you want the dimension axis to be parallel or perpendicular.

  3. Choose distance between, then place a dimension. You can now place a dimension that runs parallel or perpendicular to the dimension axis that you have defined.

  4. To use the dimension axis that you set using Axis, click Distance Between or Coordinate Dimension on the Label or Dimension toolbar.

  5. On the ribbon, set Explicit in the Dimension Axis box. After you define the dimension axis, you can place dimensions that run parallel to or perpendicular to the dimension axis.

See Also

Axis Command