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The Inquiry  are a set of tools used for general and miscellaneous inquiry and information functions.

 







Toolbar : Inquiry   
     
Menu : GeoTools Inquiry  Compute center of gravity.
Command line : GT_CGRAV 
This command computes center of gravity of masses. The objects that you select should be polyline objects and they should define closed areas. The coordinates of the center of gravity are printed on screen and a point object is created at the CG location.

 




Toolbar : Inquiry   
     
Menu : GeoTools Inquiry  Drawing Statistics
Command line : GT_DWG_STAT 

Drawing Statistics

GT_DWG_STAT gives detailed statistics of the current drawing. 

GT_DWG_STAT Tutorial

 

 

 

Toolbar : Inquiry   
     
Menu : GeoTools Inquiry  Display horizontal and vertical projected distances.
Command line : GT_DXY 

The GT_DXY command is an extension to the DIST command. In addition to the information given by the DIST command, GT_DXY also displays the horizontal projected distance between the two picked points, in case of 3D points.

Note:  GT_DXY command is by default not enabled. To enable it, type CP_Defmacros at the command prompt.

Toolbar : Inquiry   
     
Menu : GeoTools Inquiry  Island area detection.
Command line : GT_ISLANDAREA 

The GT_ISLANDAREA command returns the area of the largest closed polygon minus the area of all polygons found inside it. It is a quick island area calculator command, which can scan only one level of embedded islands. You need to ensure not select islands within islands -or- two sets of islands. The command assumes that you are working only with one set of island data.






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