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.

Gaieus

On Aug 25, 10:31 pm, kwhitsett <kwhits...@gmail.com> 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