Add lines


Add lines

  1. Select the Line button from the Draw and Create menu.
  2. Select the Line option (highlighted in orange on the image below).
  3. Choose your line colour, type and width from the Line Settings menu.
  4. Click or tap on the map at the first point of your line.
  5. Keep clicking or tapping to add points.
  6. Double click or tap at the last point.

Draw line option, with red line drawn on map

Add freehand lines

  1. Select the Line button from the Draw and Create menu.
  2. Select the Freehand line option (highlighted in orange on the image below).
  3. Choose your line colour, type and width from the Line Settings menu.
  4. Click on the map where you want to start.
  5. Hold the mouse down and drag to draw your line.
  6. Release the mouse when your line is complete.

Draw line option, with red line drawn on map

Add measurement labels to lines

  1. Draw a line on the map window.
  2. Select the Measurement button (highlighted in orange on the image below).
  3. Select Metric or Imperial.
  4. Select the line to add a label to.
  5. Your label should be visible on the map window.
  6. NOTE: You can only add measurement labels to lines that you have added, not features on the actual map.

Image of Add measurement tool, highlighted