Exercise 2: Assign a coordinate system
 
 
 

Assign a coordinate system to the current map and the attached drawings at one time.

NoteThis exercise uses the map you created in Exercise 1: Create a map.

To assign a coordinate system to the current map and to the attached drawings

  1. Click Map Setup tabCoordinate System panelAssign. At the Command prompt, enter ADESETCRDSYS.

    Assign a coordinate system to the current and attached drawings.

  2. Under Current Drawing, for Code, type CA-I (uppercase C, uppercase A, hyphen, uppercase I). Press Enter. The dialog box displays the description of this coordinate system.
  3. Under Source Drawings, click Select Drawings and select all three attached drawings. Click Add and then click OK.
  4. Under Source Drawings, for Code, type CA-I and press Enter (as in step 2).
  5. Click OK.

To continue this tutorial, go to Exercise 3: Query in objects.