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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Obtaining coordinates

The GETXY command (alias ID, Obtaining coordinates on the Inquiry toolbar, or navigating to Tools | Inquiry | GetCoordinate) allows user to obtain the absolute coordinates of points. By default, the command just prompts for picking a point:

: GETXY
Specify location» Point
X = 655.557 Y = -249.509 Z = 0

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