Architectural Production Software 2005

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


Equivalent AutoCAD command:  DIMDIAMETER

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: 


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.



Command: DIA
Command: DDIAM

Select arc or circle:

Select an arc or circle at the point at which you would like the dimension to cross the arc/circle.

--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.

DANGULAR  Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMANGULAR command.

DCON   Command to replace the AutoCAD DIMCONTINUE 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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