- Insert an image
Type ATTACHIMAGE in command windows / Command Toolbar > Import > Attach Image
2. Choose an image from a folder.
Check on ‘Specify later’ for Position and Scale. Key in 0 degree for Angle at Rotation.
Then click OK.
3. Click at the graphic area to place the image
4. Add a reference line
Click line and draw at the image where you want to re scale. This line will be our reference line for dimension purpose. You may also use points as a reference.
Dimension is added so that we can differentiate the dimension value.
5. Scale image.
Let say the actual size of the Arrow is 2000mm.
Type SCALE in command windows / Home > Modify > Scale
Select entities>> Select the image then click Enter
Specify base point>> Click at the start point of the reference line
**(As we want to scale to specific dimension length, use Reference option)
Specify scale factor>> type “R” then click Enter
Specify reference length>> Click start and end points of the reference line then click Enter
Specify new length>>2000 then Enter
6. Image is now scaled to the actual size.