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Draft it Help System

The complete Help system for Draft it is available on these pages.

How To The Program Interface
File Menu The Ribbon
Architectural Ribbon Page Draw Ribbon Page Modify Ribbon Page Settings Ribbon Page Views & Zoom Ribbon Page Command Specific Ribbons Minimise/Expand the Ribbon
System Toolbar Quick Access Toolbar Command Window Drawing Tabs Layout Explorer Properties Explorer Referenced Drawings Status Bar Symbol Library Explorer
Tutorial 1 Part 2

Available in: FREE, Plus, PRO & Architectural

Now we can start drawing. Select the circle button Circle button

The prompt reads:

Give Centre Point:

First we will draw the 110mm outer circle. Click a position approximately a quarter of the way across the sheet from the left and about half way up (as below). The prompt reads:

Give Radius Point:

Click on the XY input mode button X, Y button so that we can position the radius point a fixed distance away from the centre. Now as you move the cursor you will see dynamic linear dimensions in the X & Y axis. Place the cursor so that the X dimension reads 55.00 and Y is zero. (The Y dimension will disappear when the value is zero). Click to accept and the first circle is drawn.

first circle