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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Summary

This chapter includes several commands that allow specific functions that are important to create complex projects. The TEXTSTYLE command creates the text styles that are used by the NOTE and SIMPLENOTE commands; the first command creates multiline text while the second command creates a single-line text. To edit text you just have to double-click on it.

Polylines are a continuous sequence of lines and arcs that constitute a single entity. They can be created directly with the POLYLINE command by converting sequences of lines and arcs with the EDITPOLYLINE command or coincident with the boundary of a closed area with the AREABOUNDARY command.

The PATTERN command allows you to create multiple equally spaced copies of selected entities, with ...

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