Tap the drawing area to specify the center point of circle, or input X and Y coordinates to determine its precise location,. Then drag or tap again to specify the radius, or you can also enter a precise value in the textbox.
Tap the drawing area to specify the starting point, or input X and Y coordinates to determine its precise location. Then drag or tap again to specify the next point, and you can enter a precise value in the textbox to determine the length.
Tap the drawing area to specify the starting point, input X and Y coordinates to determine its precise location. Then drag or tap again to specify the next point, and you can enter a precise value in the textbox to determine the length and the angle. Tap or drag once again to draw lines continuously.
Tap the drawing area to specify the first point of a rectangle, or input X and Y coordinates to determine its precise location.Then drag or tap again to specify the diagonal point, and you can enter values for the lengths of sides.
Tap the drawing area to specify the first point of an arc, and then drag or tap again to specify the second and then the end points. You can input X and Y coordinates to determine the precise location of each point.
- Insert Block
Tap the button and slide to the right side of the drawing area to activate the block panel . All block definitions will be displayed in 'In drawing' and 'My library'. When you select a block, tapping the specified insertion point will insert this block with a scale of 1:1. If a block to be inserted contains attributes, all attributes in this block will be listed in the pop-up dialog after insertion completed, in which you can input the value of each attribute.
In drawing: Display all blocks defined in the current drawing.
My library: Display all block definitions in default palette and user-created palette.
List of palettes: Display the names of default palette and user-created palette in the drop-down list.CAD Pockets provides three palettes by default: Architecture, Mechanical and Electrical.
- Create Palette
Tap the Create Palette button.Specify a name for the new palette in the Name column, and then tap 'Import from drawing' to select a local or cloud drawing in the Select Image dialog.The Location column displays the path of the selected drawing. All block definitions in the selected drawing will be included in the new palette you created.
- Enable/Disable Cloud Sync
Tap the Enable/Disable Cloud Sync button.When the cloud sync icon appears, drawings and all palettes will be synchronized to your personal cloud space, and every time you open the drawing interface, the latest drawings will be automatically acquired from the cloud to update the block definitions in palettes.When the drawing is open, your operations on palettes and block definitions (such as add/delete/modify palettes, or add/delete block definitions) in the block panel will also be synchronized to the cloud immediately.
- Delete Block Definition from Palette
Long press any block in the block panel to delete it.
- Delete Palette
Long press the name of any palette in the list of palettes to delete it.The palette you currently selected cannot be deleted.
Tap the Text button to display the large textbox and keyboard, to write text inside.
When you use your finger to draw a figure (such as a line, polyline, circle, rectangle and polygon etc.) on screen in Smartpen mode, CAD Pockets will give you a standard figure according to the one you drew, so that you can quickly sketch on a mobile device.
Select a picture from the photo album or from the drawing list of local or network backup, or take one by the camera and insert it into the current drawing.When the picture is selected, you can drag to move its position or change its size. It will be updated to the folder where your drawings are located automatically, but please remember not to delete this picture, or it cannot be referenced and imported.