Magic Box Ruler

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The ruler is one of the tools available from the Magic Box. The ruler can be expanded or rotated. Click and drag along the numbers to draw a straight line along the edge. Change the units in the myViewBoard settings.


Launching the Ruler

To access this tool, perform the following:

  1. On the main toolbar, click the Magic Box icon.
  2. On the Magic Box toolbar, click the Tools icon.
  3. Double-click or drag the ruler icon from the list of icons.
  4. The tool is inserted on the canvas.


Actions

MB-ruler-move.gif

Click and drag the ruler in middle to move it around the canvas.


MB-ruler-extend.gif

Click and drag the ruler either at left or right side to extend it.


MB-ruler-rotate.gif

Click and drag the Ruler either at the top or bottom to rotate.
The current angle is shown by the MB Ruler Degree.png icon.


MB-ruler-flip unit.gif

Click the MB Ruler Flip Scale Unit.png icon to swap the upper and lower scale unit.


MB-ruler-draw.gif

Move the mouse or your finger along the top or bottom edge to draw a line.



Click the MB Ruler Close.png icon to close the ruler tool.