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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Moving, copying, and reflecting

The MOVE command (alias M, Moving, copying, and reflecting on the Modify toolbar, or Modify main menu) moves the selected entities. By default, it prompts the entities selection and two points that define the displacement:

: MOVE
Specify entities» Selection
2 found, 2 total
Specify entities» Enter
Default: Displacement
Options: Displacement or
Specify from point» P1
Options: Enter to use from point as displacement or
Specify destination» P2

The second point can be directly picked with the cursor, by relative coordinates or by applying a distance along the ortho or polar directions.

The COPY command (alias CO, on the Modify toolbar, or Modify main ...

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