Advanced Shape Creation
In addition to the standard way of creating shapes, that is, by clicking on the map, users can employ the coordinate search bar to set the position of the shape.
- First, activate the tool by clicking on it in the
- Enter the coordinate in the
- If a valid
MGRScoordinate is entered, it will be utilized for the shape
Lines & Polygons
Each point entered in the
Coordinate Input search will be used as the next point in the shape
Circles & Ellipses
The first point entered will set the center of the circle or the ellipse. For circles, the second coordinate will set the radius of the circle.
The first point entered will set one corner of the rectangle. For the second point, ensure that the second point is the opposite corner
In the case of each of these shapes, the tooltip provides information such as the circle's radius, the length of the line, etc... This is not the case when utilizing the
Coordinate Input as it will automataically set the next point in the shape, not providing any feedback.