Difference between revisions of "View"
Revision as of 11:50, 14 May 2012
Choose this command to redraw the map on the screen. This is especially useful when the displayed map is out of date due to editing operations (like deleting area objects).
Windows Vista and 7: We recommend to use an Windows Aero Theme. You can change the theme in Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Personalization. The Themes Windows Basic and Windows Classic lead to many unnecessary screen redrawings in OCAD.
Choose this command to move to another part of the map. Drag the map to the desired location.
Click this button to use the Pan mode several times. Press the Esc key or another toolbar button to exit Pan mode.
Choose this command to move the view to a desired position.
Horizontal position Enter here the horizontal position in real world coordinates. To set up the real world coordinates choose Scale and Coordinate System from the Map menu.
Vertical position Enter here the vertical position in real world coordinates.
Find Selected Objects
Display the map with a higher magnification. Drag a rectangle with the mouse pointer around the area you want to see magnified.
If you just click the mouse pointer, you get twice the current magnification.
Zoom In Locked
Click this button to use the Zoom In mode several times. Press the Esc key or another toolbar button to exit Zoom In mode.
Choose this command to see a larger area of the map.
If you do a Zoom in and afterwards a Zoom out the view will go back to the view before the Zoom In.
Zoom Out to Previous View
Zoom to Selected Objects
If you have some objects selected, choose this command to zoom the view to them.
Show Entire Map
Choose this command to see the entire map on the screen. The scroll bars will be adjusted to the entire map.
Zoom to Previous View
Zoom to Next View
Choose between different zoom levels:
Set the User Defined zoom in OCAD Preferences from Options menu - Category: View -> User defined zoom.
Create or Manage bookmarks from View menu - Bookmark.
The number of bookmarks is limited by 64.