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Applies to All versions of PowerCADD regardless of version number

Measuring Lengths of Polygons & Béziers

Question

Can I measure the length of a Polygon or Bézier curve in PowerCADD for doing quantity take-offs?

Requirements

Any version of PowerCADD (version 7 or newer recommended)

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Snapping :: Life Before Offset Snapping

Question

How can I use the Edit Window to specify the start point for drawing an object?

Requirements

Any version of PowerDraw or PowerCADD
PowerCADD v7 and Mac OS? X Tiger (10.4.4) or newer recommended

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Snapping :: OffSet Snapping

Question

How to I start drawing an object from a particular Delta X, Delta Y location which is offset from an existing piece of geometry. For example, I'd like to start drawing a line which is offset 2'-0" X and 6" Y from the corner of my building.

Requirements

PowerCADD v5 or newer and Mac OS? 9 or Mac OS X
PowerCADD v7 and Mac OS X Tiger (10.4.4) or newer recommended

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Snapping :: Cursor Jumping Around

Question

When my cursor gets near an object in any PowerCADD v6 drawing, I see the O light up in the Snap Window and the cursor appears to jump away from the object. It seems that O snapping (is that Origin?) is always on, what's happening and how do I fix the situation?

Requirements

PowerCADD v6 and Mac OS? X Jaguar
PowerCADD v7 and Mac OS X Tiger (10.4.4) or newer recommended

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Tinting Bitmaps with Transparent Backgrounds

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I'd like bitmaps to maintain their transparent backgrounds after applying certain QuickTime Effects such as Tinting. PowerCADD 6.0.4 makes them opaque (solid white), how do I get around that.

Requirements

PowerCADD v6 (v6.0.4 or newer recommended), QuickTime 6.x (6.4 or newer recommended), Mac OS? X 10.2.x (10.2.8 or newer recommended)

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Bitmaps and Highlight Selection

Question

Should bitmaps be treated as a special condition when Highlight Selection (Choose PowerCADD menu > Preferences > View > Highlight Selection) is enabled?

Requirements

PowerCADD v6 and Mac OS? X Panther
PowerCADD v7 and Mac OS X Tiger (10.4.4) or newer recommended

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