Line from 2 Points (extended)

Toolbar / Icon:
       
Menu: Draw - Line - Line from 2 Points (extended)
Shortcut: L, X
Commands: linex | lnx | lix | lx

Description:

This tool lets you draw a sequence of one or more straight lines.

Procedure:

  1. Specify the start point of the first line segment. You can use the mouse or enter a coordinate in the console.
  2. Specify the endpoint of the first line segment.
  3. Specify the endpoints of additional line segments. Click the 'Close' button in the options tool bar to close the sequence:
  4. If you need to undo a single line segment, you can do so by clicking the 'Undo' button:
  5. If you want to redo a single line segment, you can do so by clicking the 'Redo' button:
  6. If you want to restrict the angle of line segments, you can do so by clicking the 'Restrict to multiple of' button, and entering an angle in the degrees spin box.
  7. If you want to preview the angle of a line segment, you can do so by clicking the 'Display Angles' button.