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Grid lines not shwoing
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* January 31, 2018, 11:00:39 AM
Hello All
I am using TC 2016 Deluxe and sometimes when I start a new drawing from a template, the grid lines do not show. I have clicked on "Grid X2", as well as any other icon I can. No show.
Please tell me what I am doing wrong.
Thank you

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* January 31, 2018, 01:09:18 PM
#1
One thing to check,  go to options menu - drawing setup - grid, and check that the style is set to 'Lines',  some templates are set to points which can be almost impossible to see.

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* January 31, 2018, 01:12:30 PM
#2
The Grid is possibly turned off. The "Alt+G" hotkey should turn it on. If it's still blank, right-click on the Grid icon to go to the "Options / Grid" properties. Check to see if the "Style" is set to Points or Lines. Points are nearly impossible to see. I believe their size is 1 pixel.

Ditto ;D

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* February 19, 2018, 09:31:00 AM
#3
Tangential, is there a quick option to reset grid to template without delving still-arcane sub-menus to *again* fix a low-flying cat's grid-spacing switch to mega-feet or 'thous' ??

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* February 19, 2018, 02:11:48 PM
#4
Not to reset to template, but right-clicking on the header's grid button opens the drawing setup|grid settings box directly, revealing the grid settings that the cat's applied.  There's also a grid setup button a little further along that you can left-click on to open the same settings box. 
« Last Edit: February 19, 2018, 02:16:31 PM by murray dickinson »

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* February 19, 2018, 06:03:34 PM
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Chief Poltercat...

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