Subject: Displaying information about entities



You can display information about the selected entities. The information varies, depending on the type of entities you select. All of the listings display the following information:    

   Entity type.     

   Layer.

   Color.

   Linetype.  

   The location of the entity (its xyz-coordinates relative to the current user coordinate system [UCS]).     

   The current space (model space on the Model tab or paper space on a Layout tab).     

   The size of the entity (the information varies, depending on the entity type).    

To display information about an entity

Advanced experience level     

   1   Do one of the following to choose List Entity Info ():

   On the ribbon, choose Tools > List Entity Info (in Inquiry).

   On the menu, choose Tools > Inquiry > List Entity Info.

   On the Inquiry toolbar, click the List Entity Info tool.

   Type list and then press Enter.

   2   Select one or more entities.

   3   Press Enter.

Use a shortcut.  
To return to the drawing window, press F2.

The following type of information is displayed:

------ Circle ---------------------------------------------------

   Handle: 2C

   Current space: Model

   Layer: 0

   Color: BYLAYER

   Linetype: CONTINUOUS

   Handle: 4C

   Current space: Model

   Center point: X= -5.8583 Y= 7.2752 Z= 0.0000

   Radius: 4.4562

   Circumference: 27.9989

   Area: 62.383y

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