Move an Element Precisely - SmartSketch - Help

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You can use PinPoint with the Select Tool to move an element a precise distance in X and Y relative to a known position in your drawing.

  1. On the Draw toolbar, click Select Tool .

  2. On the Main toolbar, click PinPoint .

  3. Click the location that you want for the PinPoint target point to be.

  4. Using the Select tool, point to the element that you want to move. Relationship indicators appear next to the pointer to indicate keypoints on the element.

  5. When the relationship indicators identify the key point that you want, drag the element. PinPoint displays the distance between the pointer and the reference point as you drag.

  6. Release the mouse button when the element is where you want it.

You must press ALT while selecting a drawing view.

See Also

Placing Elements in Precise Locations
Draw with PinPoint