8.6.5.10 The (Object Properties) Dimensions tab


Arrow/Line object Rectangle/Circle/Polygon/Region object,
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Units

Specify the object position and size in units selected from the Units drop-down list.

Rotate

To rotate the object, type or select the desired value from this combination box.

Note:

  • Positive values rotate the label counterclockwise. Negative values rotate it clockwise.
  • There are two Rotate buttons in the mini toolbar of the draw object. You can use them to rotate the object in the step "45 degree".
  • When you edit a object in the rotating mode,
    • if the object center has not been moved, the Rotate option should be updated;
    • if the object center has moved, the Rotate option will be reset to 0.
  • When you edit a object in shearing mode(skew), or point-editing mode, the Rotate option will be reset to 0.

Keep Aspect Ratio

Select this check box to only allow proportional sizing.

Reset to Native Aspect Ratio

Click Reset to Native Aspect Ratio button to restore the table size to the native aspect ratio.

Disable

This Disable options control the object behavior while changing its shape and position. See Creating Drawing Objects.

Horizontal Movement Select this box to prevent horizontal movement.
Vertical Movement Select this box to prevent vertical movement.
Resizing Select this box to prevent resizing.
Rotating Select this box to prevent rotation.
Skewing Select this box to prevent skewing.
Point Edit Select this box to prevent editing the location of individual object points.