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If you use the Measure Tool.. how do you use it?

Question asked by Nimisha Nath Employee on Sep 18, 2017
Latest reply on Mar 6, 2018 by S. Casale

Hi everyone!

Do you use the Measure Tool in SOLIDWORKS? If yes, I want to gather a little input on the tool from you.


Can you please share some information on few queries below:

  1. How and when do you usually use the Measure Tool?
  2. What is the most common scenario to use the Measure Tool?
  3. Would you prefer to use the Measure Tool while executing a command?
  4. If yes:
    1. Please share few cases when you felt the need to launch the Measure Tool in the middle of a command execution
    2. Would you use it in Parts/Assemblies/Drawings?
  5. What do you do with the copied dimensions/values from the Measure Tool?


Please feel free to share any more information about the usage of Measure Tool.