DANGULAR
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Architectural Production Software 2005

Keyboard shortcut: DANG
Toolbar button:   Uses AutoCAD's default toolbar button for the command replaced
Compatible with AutoCAD Versions:
Standard compatible versions

DIMENSION ANGULAR

Equivalent AutoCAD command:  DIMANGULAR

Added functionality,  features, or special conditions:

  • If you are using one of the APS layer control methods this command will always place the dimension on the correct layer.
  • This command will always use the default distance. (will not prompt for a distance value)

User configurable options: 

Layers:

Known limitations:

  • None reported. If there is something this command will not do that you think it should please let us know.

Alternate uses:

  • None reported. If you have an alternate use for this command submit it here.

 

SAMPLE DANGULAR COMMAND SYNTAX:

Command:
Command: DANG
Command: DANGULAR

Select arc, circle, line, or <specify vertex>:

Select an arc, circle, line or press the <Enter> or <Space> key.

[Selected circle]

Specify second angle endpoint:

Enter the second angle endpoint. The first point for the angle is where you selected the circle.

[end - Selected circle]

 

[Selected line]

Select second line:

Select the second line.

[end - Selected line]

 

[Pressed <Enter> or <Space> to specify vertex]

Specify angle vertex:

Select the angle vertex. (The center point of the arc of the dimension)

Specify first angle endpoint:

Pick the first angle endpoint. This angle will "rubber band" from the vertex.

Specify second angle endpoint:

Pick the second angle endpoint. This will also "rubber band" from the vertex.

[end - Pressed <Enter> or <Space> to specify vertex]

 

Specify dimension arc line location or [Mtext/Text/Angle]:

Type in "A" if you want specify a text angle, otherwise select a point for the dimension arc line.

Note: the "Mtext" and "Text" options have been disabled. If you need to change the text of the dimension you will have to do so after the dimension has been created.

Enter text location (or press ENTER):

Specify the location for the text or press <Enter> to use the default location.

--the dimension is drawn using the default distance--

 

Solutions to common questions and problems with this command

 

Related Commands

DALIGN  Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMALIGNED command.

DCON   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMCONTINUE command.

DDIAM   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMDIAMETER command.

DHORIZ   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMHORIZONTAL command.

DLINEAR   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMLINEAR command.

DRADIUS   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMRADIUS command.

DROTATED   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMROTATED command.

DVERT   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMVERTICAL command.

QDIMENSION   Command to replace the AutoCAD QDIM command.

TXTEDT  txtedt description

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