Colors in QCAD?

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GUS
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Colors in QCAD?

Post by GUS » Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:22 pm

Hi - I am new to QCAD (been using an old Visio 5.0 (1997) CAD program). In looking over the QCAD user interface & reading the User Ref Manual, I find no mention of colored lines or adding color infill to shapes or blocks. Does QCAD provide for colored dwgs??
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Re: Colors in QCAD?

Post by J-J » Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:37 pm

Hello GUS

Welcome to the forum, the place for all (or most) answers :wink:

Colors in QCAD are handled through layer properties: create a layer for each color or line characteristic you want
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Re: Colors in QCAD?

Post by Husky » Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:35 pm

GUS wrote:... or adding color infill to shapes ...
The active layer is also responsible to infill shapes. Just check "Fill" and it's done ... :wink:
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