Reports the distance and angle between two points (short for distance).
Accessing the Command
command bar: dist
menu bar: Tools | Inquiry | Distance
toolbar: Inquiry |
ribbon: Tools | Inquiry | Distance
Prompts you in the command bar:
Starting point for distance: (Pick a point, or enter coordinates)
End point: (Pick another point, or else enter coordinates)
Distance = 4.3167, Angle in XY Plane = 220, Angle from XY Plane = 0
Delta X = -3.3302, Delta Y = -2.7466, Delta Z = 0.0000
Starting Point for Distance
Specifies the first point from which the measurement takes place
Specifies the other point
Area - reports the area, circumference, and perimeter of entities.
Id - reports the x,y,z coordinates of picked points.
List - lists the area and other parameters of entities in the command bar.
MassProp - reports the properties of solid models and regions.
Properties - lists the area and other parameters of entities in a palette.