Free Drawing or Plan Takeoff

Functions

 

 

Wheeler

Zoom in and out

 

 

Wheeler Down

Pan and shift rooms and plan

 

 

Plus/Minus (+,-) Keys

Zoom in and out

 

 

 

 

 

Room Selection

 

 

 

Ctrl+A

Select all rooms in the current layer

 

 

Ctrl+Left Mouse Button

Pick to select multiple rooms

 

 

Left-Mouse Ruber-band

Drag out rectangular area to contain rooms to highlight

 

 

 

 

 

Freedraw or Tracing Mode

 

 

 

Ctrl+Z

Undo one step (before freedraw finishes, or reopen a closed room)

 

 

Space, or Right-click, or Double Click

Close freedraw shape

 

 

Esc or Right-click

Quit freedraw mode

 

 

T key

Turn into a rectangular mode based on previous edge (good for angled rectangular room takeoff) new!

 

 

P key

Stop drawing, allow to re-start drawing by clicking on either end points

 

 

R key

Turn current drawing segment into curve

 

Q key Align line perpendicular to previous segment
Shift down Hold to swing line to any angle
Wheeler Scroll to zoom in/out, hold down pan

 

 

 

 

Insert Doorway

 

 

 

Space key

Flip side

 

 

X key

Toggle different door leaf style

 

 

Shift key

Switch door leaf axis

 

 

 

 

 

Delete Rooms or Fixtures

 

 

 

Delete key

Delete any highlighted items (rooms or fixtures)

 

 

 

 

 

Shift Selected Rooms

 

 

 

Arrow keys

Shift highlighted items up, down, left, right

 

 

 

 

 

Cut, Copy, Paste Rooms

 

 

 

Ctrl-X

Cut selected rooms

 

 

Ctrl-C

Copy selected rooms

 

 

Ctrl-V

Paste copied rooms

 

 

 

 

 

Show Wall Base Section, Walls

 

 

 

S key

To show or hide wall base sections of all rooms

 

 

W key

To show or hide walls and ceilings of selected rooms in 2D

 

 

 

 

 

GTCO Digitizer 16-Button Configuration

 

 

Button 0

Pick corner point while in freedraw mode (beep once)

 

 

Button 1

Undo pick corner while in freedraw

 

 

Button 2

Trace arc/curve wall

Toggle On/Off

 

Button 3

Redo corner pick

 

 

Button 4

Restart freedraw (abandon current points)

 

 

Button 5

Close freedraw shape

 

 

Button 6

Enter into rectangular shape takeoff

Toggle On/Off

 

Button 7

Enter into attachment takeoff (takeaway areas, holes, insets, etc)

Toggle On/Off

 

Button 8

Enter into doorway takeoff (pick two door width points, second point with door leaf)

Toggle On/Off

 

Button 9

Enter into stairway takeoff (start from first step, pick four points: first two points define stairway width, third point AND 2nd point defines a single tread length, fourth point AND 1st point defines the total tread length.

Toggle On/Off