|Draft → Edit|
|Introduced in version|
The Edit tool allows you to edit graphically certain properties of the selected object, such as the vertices of a Draft Wire, the length and width of a Draft Rectangle, or the radius of a Draft Circle.
It does nothing more than enter the object's edit mode. Another way to edit the object is by double clicking on the element in the tree view.
Editing a wire
How to use
- Select an object.
- Press the button, or double-click the object in the tree view, or use the tool.
- Click on a point that you wish to move.
- Click another point on the 3D view, or type a coordinate and press the button.
- Press or the button to complete the current command.
The Edit tool only works on one selected object at a time.
The tool mostly works on Draft objects: Draft Wires, Draft Lines, Draft Rectangles, Draft Circles, Draft Arcs, Draft Polygons, and Draft BSplines. Other object types must first be converted to these objects.
- Press , or after a point to constrain the next point on the given axis.
- To enter coordinates manually, simply enter the numbers, then press between each X, Y and Z component. You can press the button when you have the desired values to insert the point.
- Hold snapping your point to the nearest snap location, independently of the distance. while drawing to force
- Hold constrain your next point horizontally or vertically in relation to the last one. while drawing to
- Press or the button or the button again to finish editing.
Some objects allow you to insert or delete points:
- Press the button, and then click on the wire or spline to add a new point.
- Press the button, and then click on a point along the wire or spline to remove it.
There is no programming interface available for the Edit tool. Each object is modified by changing its attributes directly.