Toolbar / Icon:
Menu: Snap > Distance
Shortcut: S, D
Commands: snapdistance | sd


Snaps to points with a given distance to the end point of lines or arcs.


  1. Enter the distance into the options toolbar.
  2. Move the cursor to the entity along which the distance should be measured.
  3. When the desired position / preview is shown, click the left mouse button to set the coordinate.