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Measuring Distance

​Distance mode in the Measure widget can be used to measure the distance between two points on the map as follows:
  1. Open the Measure widget.
  2. Click on the Distance mode button. The Units of Measure drop-down list will open to the right of the mode buttons. 
  3. Select the desired units of measure. The available units of measure are listed below.
    • Miles
    • Kilometres
    • Feet
    • Metres
    • Yards
    • Nautical Miles​
  4. ​Click the starting point on the map. A marker will appear to indicate the starting point, and a line will appear connecting the starting point and the current mouse location.
  5. Double-click the ending point on the map. A marker will appear to indicate the ending point. The distance between the two points will be shown in the Measurement Result.
  6. To clear the measurements from the map, click on a different mode (Area or Location), close the Measure widget or open a different widget.​
​Distance mode can also be used to measure the cumulative and total distance along multiple points on the map as follows:
  1. Click the starting point on the map.
  2. Click the next point on the map. Repeat for additional points. The cumulative distance will be shown in the Measurement Result.
  3. Double-click the ending point on the map. The total distance will be shown in the Measurement Result.