What features would you like to see added to a future version of DataCAD?
#70536 by Neil Blanchard
Tue Jan 03, 2017 1:37 pm
New thread!

I would like to be able to use Offset on a void in a hatch pattern. This way I can hatch a 2x2 ceiling grid, and drop voids into it snapping to the grid - and them Offset it 1/32" to the inside, so that all the lines show as they should.

When using Copy / Drag it would be great to have Dynamic Rotate and Flip available.
#70547 by David A. Giesselman
Tue Jan 03, 2017 5:01 pm
Are you referring to the Object Snap toolbar? If so, it's already there.

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#70548 by Neil Blanchard
Tue Jan 03, 2017 5:12 pm
That icon is not on my screen. I have from left to right:
None
Layer Snap
On Screen Only (?)
End Point
Midpoint
Intersection
Center
Quadrants
Tangent
Number of Points
Perpendicular
Virtual
Offset
Offset Distance
Search Hatch
Fast Symbol
Fast 3D
Quick
Sel Set
Miss Distance
Aperture
#70549 by Roger D
Tue Jan 03, 2017 5:18 pm
Snap Toolbar.png

you will have to turn that on in program preferences
#70638 by joshhuggins
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:01 pm
Neil Blanchard wrote:I have the auto-crossing feature turned on, but sometimes I need to start an area / fence selection and go in the "wrong direction" and I want to hit F1 a toggle the Crossing off - but it doesn't work. :?
Make complete sense to me.
#70661 by Paul Nida
Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:41 pm
In dimensions would it be possible to have multi-line text in the dimension prefix and suffix. Or at least be able to have the suffix be on a line below the dimension string?
#70662 by Paul Nida
Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:44 pm
Could we have the grid colors be allowed to use any of the colors in the in the color palette instead of just the standard colors?

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