procedure applies only to drawing objects. It is not available for geospatial
To display the distance between points
- Select Base or Continuous.
Always measures the distance from the first point you select to
each of the additional points you select.
Measures the distance from one point to the next.
- Select two points to display the distance
between the points.
- Select another point. If you selected Base, AutoCAD Map 3D displays the
distance from first (or base) point to the new point. If you selected Continuous, AutoCAD Map 3D displays
the distance from the last point to the new point.
- When you finish selecting points, press
Enter to view the total of the distances.
The results of the calculation
are displayed on the command line. If you do not see the command
line, press Ctrl + 9 to display it.