Digitizing Points Using Coordinates
Concept Procedure Quick Reference

To digitize points using coordinates

  1. In Map Explorer, right-click the current drawing. Click Track Coordinates.
  2. In the Track Coordinates pane, click Select Coordinate System.
  3. In the Select Global Coordinate System dialog box, choose the coordinate system.
  4. Click OK.

    The Track Coordinates pane displays the code and description of the coordinate system you chose.

  5. Start the command for which you want to enter coordinates.
  6. In the X and Y text boxes, type the coordinates of the point to digitize.
  7. Do one of the following:
    • Click Digitize.
    • Press Enter.

The appropriate coordinates are entered on the command line. You can continue to enter coordinates.