Area Measurements

Measure an Area

To create an area measurement

  1. Open a drawing in Trimble Connect for Browser's 2D Viewer.

  2. Select the area measurement tool from the measurement dropdown in the toolbar.

  3. Add multiple points by clicking in the document.

  4. Return to the first added point to complete the measurement.

An overlay with measurement information will show up when you hover or select the measurement annotation.

Quick Tip

Holding the SHIFT key while drawing will force the line to be drawn in 0º, 45º, or 90º angles.

Edit a Measurement

Prerequisites

These instructions assume that you have already created a measurement in Trimble Connect for Browser's 2D Viewer.

To edit the measurement endpoints

  1. Select a measurement you have created.

  2. Click and drag one of the endpoints to the desired location.

  3. Release the endpoint.

To move the measurement

  1. Select a measurement you have created.

  2. Place your cursor over the measurement line or the label.

  3. Click and drag to the desired location.

  4. Release the measurement.