Creating Embedded/Link Object

In RootPro CAD Professional, you can locate and edit data created by another application on the drawing.

  1. Click [Object] on [Shape] menu.
    [Insert Object] dialog box will be displayed.
  2. Click [Create from File].
  3. Input a file name for an object to be located in [File] box, or click [Browse...] and select an object file to be located on [Browse...] dialog box.
  4. If you want to locate a link object, turn on [Link] check box.
  5. Click [OK].
  6. Click the start point of a rectangle on the drawing.
  7. Click the end point of the rectangle on the drawing.
    An application to create an object will open, and the selected object will be located in the specified rectangle.
  8. Edit the object on the opened application.
You can specify the area start point and area end point by inputting X and Y coordinates in [Area Start Point] and [Area End Point] boxes on Command Window.