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Getting drawing information

Calculating distances and angles

You can calculate the distance between any two points you select. The following information is displayed:

The distance between the points, measured in drawing units.

Their angle in the xy plane.

Their angle measured from the xy plane.

The change (delta) in the x, y, and z distances between the two points.
To calculate the distance between two points and their angle
  1. Do one of the following:
  2. Choose Tools > Inquiry > Distance.
  3. On the Inquiry toolbar, click the Distance tool (
  4. ).
  • Type distance and then press Enter.
  • Specify the first point.