Adding Distances
Concept Procedure Quick Reference
 
 
 
NoteThis procedure applies only to drawing objects. It is not available for geospatial features.

To add distances

  1. Click Analyze tabInquiry panelAdd Distances. At the Command prompt, enter mapcgadist.
  2. Specify the first distance by doing one of the following:
    • Enter the distance on the command line.
    • Select two locations in the map.
    • Enter s. Select numeric text in the map, such as a measurement.
  3. Enter as many additional distances as you want.
  4. When you finish selecting distances, 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.