OpenRail Designer CONNECT Edition

Activate Civil AccuDraw Toolbar

Accesses Accudraw Commands.

You can access this tool from the following:

  • Ribbon: Geometry > General Tools > Civil Toggles split button

Click the Activate Civil AccuDraw Toolbar icon to access AccuDraw commands. Use Civil AccuDraw to allow precise input of points, whether the points are physical points or end points of linear geometry. The Civil AccuDraw values can be persisted as rules on the points by locking both values in the Civil AccuDraw input.

Tools

Click the Toggle Civil AccuDraw icon to activate or deactivate AccuDraw.

Click the Shortcuts icon to access Civil AccuDraw Settings dialog.

Click the Distance and Direction icon to set the order of ordinate entry to distance then direction, with both sharing a common point of origin.

Click the Dist-Dir Unlinked icon to set the order of entry to distance for the first ordinate then direction for the second ordinate, without a common point of origin.

Click the Dist-Dist icon to set the order of entry to distance for the first ordinate then distance for the second ordinate, without a common point of origin.

Click the XY icon to set the order of ordinate entry to X-axis then Y-axis, with the two sharing a common point of origin.

Click the DX DY icon to set the order of ordinate entry to the difference in X coordinate then the difference in the Y coordinate, with the two sharing a common point of origin.

Click the Station-Offset icon to set the order of ordinate entry to station identification then offset value, with both sharing a common point of origin.

Note: These methods can be configured. The above methods are those configured by default. These defaults can be edited, removed, or additional methods may be added.