Pick Plane Tool

Pick Plane Tool


Models often have a lot going on, and occasionally that can make it difficult to measure or draw off of certain items. The Pick Plane tool may be useful in these situations and can quickly resolve this issue.

  • eVolve tab ⮞ Quick Tools panel ⮞ Pick Plane button


  1. From the eVolve ribbon, in the Quick Tools panel, click Pick Plane.
  2. From the drawing area, move the cursor over the drawing area to highlight available work planes, and click to select the desired plane.

NOTE: By default, once selected, the active plane stays highlighted. To disable, click Show Plane, in the Quick Tools panel, to toggle the plane's visibility.

Tips and Tricks

  • Any plane may be selected and dimensioned, including wall faces, faces in linked models, extrusion faces, levels, grids, and reference planes.

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