STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler Help

To turn on snaps

To turn different snap settings on or off, use the following procedure.

  1. Either:

    select the Snap options drop-down in the Model group on the Data ribbon tab


    right-click in the view window and select Snaps from the pop-up menu.

  2. Select one of the options to turn on or off.
    Snap name Description Snap highlight
    Grids Snaps to grid intersections for visible grids. circle
    Nodes Snaps to existing nodes. square
    Member end Snaps to the ends of physical members. square
    Member middle Snaps to the mid-point of physical members. triangle
    Member quarters Snaps to the one-quarter and three-quarters points of physical members. x
The selected snap is immediately activated.