Commands to calculate Areas, Circumference and Length in AutoCAD

Commands to calculate Areas, Circumference in AutoCAD

AA (Area) Command is used to calculate the area and circumference of closed geometries.  

1. Calculate the area and circumference by dragging

Type AA > Enter > Drag the cursor following each side of the closed object >Enter

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2.  Caculate the area and circumference of a closed pline geometry

Type AA > Enter > Type O (Object) > Enter > Click the boundary of closed object >Enter

3.    Pline  Calculate the area and circumference of a closed pline geometries

Type AA > Enter > Type A (Add area) > Enter > Type O (Object) > Enter > Click the boundary of closed objects > Enter.

The area and circumference data are shown at the cursor or the command line.

Command to measure the length and distance in AutoCAD

  1. DIM (Dimension)Command

To perform the command, type DIM in the command line > Space > Select the line to measure

In addition, AutoCAD has other dimension options.

DLI: Command for the linear dimension (horizontal or vertical)

DAL: Command for the aligned dimension

DCO: Command for continuous dimension

DRA: Command for the radius dimension for a circle or an arc

DDI: Command for diameter dimension for a circle

DAR: Command for the arc length dimension

DOR: Command for the ordinate dimension

DAN: Command for the angular dimension.

DI: Command for the distance and angle between two points

DLI: Lệnh đo đoạn thẳng đứng hoặc ngang
DAL: Lệnh đo đoạn thẳng xiên
DCO: Lệnh đo liên tục
DRA: Lệnh đo bán kính đường tròn hoặc bán kính cung tròn
DDI: Lệnh đo đường kính đường tròn
DAR: Lệnh đo cung tròn
DOR: Lệnh ghi tọa độ điểm
DAN: Lệnh đo góc
DI: Lệnh xem thuộc tính đối tượng

Quick Measure command in AutoCAD (MEASUREGEOM)

In the latest version of AutoCAD 2020, measuring distances, areas or circumference of objects can be quickly manipulated by the Quick Measure command or the MEASUREGEOM command

Quick measure tool autocad

You can access the new feature on Ribbon > Utilities > Measure > Quick.

By Quick Measure, you can check the length of the line , the distance of the sides, the radius of the circle or the arc

Simply drag the cursor to the object or click on the closed geometry object to calculate the area and circumference.

Quick Measure command in AutoCAD

Lệnh Quick Measure AutoCAD