Toolbar / Icon:
Menu: Dimension > Aligned
Shortcut: D, A
Commands: dimaligned | da


Creates aligned dimensions. Aligned dimensions usually measure the length of an existing line. The dimension line is always parallel to the line between the two chosen points 1. and 2.:


  1. Set the first extension line end point with the mouse or enter a coordinate in the command line.
  2. Set the second extension line end point.
  3. Set the position of the dimension line.