MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Help

To Move or Copy an Element Parallel to the Original

  1. Select the Move/Copy Parallel tool ( Drawing > Home > Manipulate ).

  2. Click the Element icon.
  3. (Optional) Turn on Make Copy check box to copy the element.
  4. Select the element.
  5. Enter a data point.
    Distance Defines
    Off Distance and direction.
    On Direction only.

    Move/Copy Parallel tool. Top: Defining distance with a data point (Distance off) and Mode set to Miter. Bottom: Distance is typed (Distance on). In illustrations, Make Copy is on.

    Comparison of using the Move/Copy Parallel tool with Mode set to Miter (left) and Rounded (right).