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933 933  = Grid Systems =
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935 -The program offers a number of aid tools finding specific points and directions while drawing and editing. These are the //Grid system// and the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%).
935 +The program offers a number of aid tools finding specific points and directions while drawing and editing. These are the //Grid system// and the (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**(%%).
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937 937  Two grid systems are available in the program: //Construction grid// and //Snap grid//.
938 938  
939 939  == Construction grid ==
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941 -By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%). Of course, it can be hidden at the program settings (//Settings > All > Window > Grid//). That grid sets the characteristic sizes of your project.
941 +By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**(%%). Of course, it can be hidden at the program settings (//Settings > All > Window > Grid//). That grid sets the characteristic sizes of your project.
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943 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image024.png||alt="Construction grid and its settings.png"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image025.png||alt="grid1.png"]]
943 +(% style="text-align:center" %)
944 +[[image:1584538159454-437.png]]
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946 +(% style="text-align: center;" %)
945 945  Figure: Construction grid and its settings
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947 -You can snap to the raster points of the //Construction grid// permanently by activating the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image026.png||alt="icon_rasterRaster"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Raster” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**and temporarily by holding down [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] function key. By default, the grid directions are parallel with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
949 +You can snap to the raster points of the //Construction grid// permanently by activating the [[image:1584538172177-485.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Raster” Object snap tool**(%%)**// //**and temporarily by holding down [[image:1584538179396-485.png]] function key. By default, the grid directions are parallel with the (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**(%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
948 948  
949 949  == Snap grid ==
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951 -Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Raster tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)) or temporarily [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] as written before at //Construction grid//. The distribution of the grid can be set at //Object snap tools// or at //Settings > All > Window > Snap//. The grid distribution can be set as default for the project/program in the latter setting dialog.
953 +Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ((% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Raster tool**(%%)) or temporarily [[image:1584538182403-581.png]] as written before at //Construction grid//. The distribution of the grid can be set at //Object snap tools// or at //Settings > All > Window > Snap//. The grid distribution can be set as default for the project/program in the latter setting dialog.
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953 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image028.png||alt="Snap grid and its settings.png"]]
955 +(% style="text-align:center" %)
956 +[[image:1584538202100-801.png]]
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958 +(% style="text-align: center;" %)
955 955  Figure: Snap grid and its settings
956 956  
957 957  The X and Y directions are always parallel with the //UCS// axes.
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959 959  Settings affect the //Snap grid// (//Raster// dialog box):
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961 961  * **Dot cursor**
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963 963  If it is active, a small black dot shows the grid points at applied //Raster// snap.
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965 965  * **Sensitivity**
966 -
967 967  It sets the sensitivity area of the raster snap for both the grids and other snapping tools. The sensitivity is constant while zooming.
968 968  
969 969  = Object Snap Tools =
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