Use grid

You can use the grid to ensure that objects are correctly aligned with one another.

Use grid

Procedure

If the grid is hidden, click on the Toggle grid button (Grid) in the toolbar. The grid is shown based on your previous settings. To change the grid settings:

  1. Click on Format/Grid. The Grid dialog opens.
  2. Enable the Use grid check box.
  3. Specify the desired settings.
  4. Enable the Use as default check box if you want the settings to apply to all new models.
  5. Click on OK.

Grid settings have been changed.

Grid width

Procedure

  1. Click on Format/Grid. The Grid dialog opens.
  2. Enter the grid width or use the up or down arrows to increase or reduce the grid width. Alternatively you can use the slider.
    Move the slider to the left to increase the number of grid dots; the spacing between the grid dots will be reduced accordingly. Move the slider to the right to decrease the number of grid dots; the spacing between the grid dots will be enlarged accordingly.
  3. Click on OK.

Grid settings have been changed.