Snap and Grid


The snap makes it easier to align symbols, text labels and other objects.

setting snap on the toolbar

Snap of the current document can be adjusted on the main toolbar (2).

A feature called "automatic snap" can be activated by the button (1). In this mode the value of the snap is automatically calculated from the actual zoom.


The main grid with a spacing of 1 cm can be switched on or off by the command View - Grid or by the keyboard shortcut m.

It is also possible to turn on the secondary grid that corresponds to the current snap using the View - Snap command.