Measuring objects above the floor

Measuring objects above the floor is available as part of the Beamo Plan(s) Pro, Enterprise.
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Introduction

Measure the objects which are above the floor by referencing the floor.
Note: To switch the measuring units, go to the user profile settings.

Who can use this feature? 

  Super Admin Site Manager Team Admin Surveyor Collaborator Viewer
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Measuring the width of the top plate

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  1. Click the [Measure] button in the sidebar.

  2. Select the [line] button in the toolbar.  

  3. Click on point #1 on the floor in the image above. (By default, measurements are made in reference to the floor.)

  4. Press and hold the [shift key] then drag your mouse to corner #2 in the image above.
    *Vertical lines are indicated with blue-dotted lines.

  5. Click on point #2 and release the [shift key]. Then drag the mouse to corner #3.
    *Horizontal lines are indicated with white-dotted lines.

  6. Click on point #3.

  7. Click on the [Check button] to finish creating the measurement.

  8. To delete a 3D object that has been created, click the [Hand] button, select the object to be deleted, and then click the [Trash bin] at the bottom-center of the screen. To delete all 3D objects at once, click the [Broom] button.

Note: *In the image above the [Magnifying zoom] button is activated.

 

 

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