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Cumulative DIST command.

A - answer The standard AutoCAD DIST command measures only distances between two points.

If you want to measure a cumulative (total) distance defined by consecutive point clicks (multiple line segments), you can use the DIST2 LISP utility by CAD Studio, available on www.cadstudio.cz/download.

APPLOAD it into AutoCAD and start the DIST2 command.

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15.4.2008    9157x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD Architecture ·

See also:
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Tip 11146:Metric linetypes by ISO and complex linetypes for utilities.
Tip 11076:Reading 3D point matrix from a CSV file.
Tip 11025:How to create an axis of two curves? (average curve)
Tip 10976:DUP - easily duplicate AutoCAD drawing objects.


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