Google SketchUp Help - RETIRED

Re: "invalid string"

Gaieus Aug 26, 2009 2:32 AM
Posted in group: LayOut
Hi KW,

Are you trying to scale with the corner grips of the selection? It
only allows these dual inputs if you grab the shape with a corner.

I'm not sure about your typed in things as I use a European keyboard
where we need to use semicolons for what you use the comma and so on.


On Aug 25, 10:31 pm, kwhitsett <> wrote:
> Hello there,
> I need some help scaling things in Layout.  Whenever I try to type in
> a combination of numbers to get an exact scale, I get an "invalid
> string" error message in the "Measurements" box in the bottom right.
> I have tried:
> 2
> 1.5, 1.5
> etc. etc.
> Any thoughts?
> Thanks,
> --KW