Digitizing Using MAPDIGITIZE
Concept Procedure Quick Reference
 
 
 

Before you use the MAPDIGITIZE command, set the digitizing specifications.

To digitize links and nodes

  1. On the command line, enter MAPDIGITIZE. Press Enter.
  2. Specify the first point or polyline to digitize.
  3. If you selected Attach Data in the Digitize Setup dialog box, enter object data for the new object.
  4. If you selected Prompt For Label Point in the Digitize Setup dialog box, specify a label point for the new object.
  5. If you selected Prompt For Rotation, enter the rotation in degrees for the node block. If you selected Prompt For Scale, enter the change in scale.

    For example, enter 90 to rotate the block 90 degrees. Enter 2 to double the size of the block.

  6. Continue to specify points or polylines.

Data created by digitizing is not complete until you have cleaned up and verified the data. See Overview of Cleaning Up Maps.