MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Help

To Enter a Data Point at a Distance from the Last Tentative or Data Point and Angle Relative to the View X-axis

  1. Press the keyboard shortcut <P>.

    A pop-up menu opens.

  2. Again press <P> or select Point Keyin (Single) from the pop-up menu. The Data Point Keyin dialog opens.

  3. In the Data Point Key-in dialog, key in POINT DISTANCE d,Q or DI=d,Q.

    d is the distance from the most recently entered tentative point or data point and Q is the angle relative to the view x-axis.

    Relative. “P” denotes the last data or tentative point, xv the view x-axis, and Q the angle.