Printing

Use this forum to ask questions about how to do things in QCAD 2.1/2.2.

Moderator: andrew

Printing

Postby charlie4 » Tue Sep 15, 2009 4:33 pm

How do I draw a rectangle the is 3.625 inches by 5.0625 inches that
will print full size on A4/letter paper with the dimension lines that show
the length and width in inches?

I am using the Mac os 10.6.1.
TIA
Charles White
San Diego CA
USA
charlie4
Registered Member
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Sep 15, 2009 4:31 pm

Postby andrew » Wed Sep 16, 2009 8:03 am

Drawing a rectangle:
- Draw - Line - Rectangle

See also QCAD book page 81

Drawing it to a fixed size:
- Position first corner, e.g. with mouse on grid point
- Position second corner using relative coordinate snap or enter relative coordinate in command line: @3.625,5.0625

See also QCAD book page 70

Dimensioning:
- Dimension - Horizontal / Vertical

See also QCAD book page 173

Printing 1:1:
- File - Print Preview
- Enter scale factor "1" or "1:1" in top toolbar of print preview

See also QCAD book page 217
User avatar
andrew
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2366
Joined: Fri Mar 30, 2007 6:07 am


Return to QCAD 2.1/2.2 'How Do I' Questions

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest