On Sep 23, 9:02 pm, AndyVanee <1andyva...@gmail.com> wrote:
> After working with it a bit more I see the problem more clearly:
> With previous versions, you could click in the measurements box, or
> press tab to get into the measurements box. With the new version, you
> can't do either of these. What you should do is:
> 1. Draw your rectangle (or whatever).
> 2. Start typing dimensions.
> No clicks, no tab, no return; just start typing.
> On Sep 23, 12:22 pm, AndyVanee <1andyva...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'll re-post my workaround from another thread, not a fix, but a
> > workaround,
> > The [tab] button now moves you between tools and the measurements
> > bar.
> > After a bit of playing around I worked out this method.
> > 1. Start drawing a rectangle.
> > 2. [tab] so the measurements box is selected.
> > 3. [shift]+[tab] so the measurements box is no longer selected. (the
> > little (?) instructor icon should be selected)
> > 4. type in a measurement, with no spaces (because the spacebar will
> > click on the selected icon)
> > 5. After you hit [return] the rectangle should update it's size.
> > Works for me, but it's a real pain. Hope to see a fix soon.
> > hint: the measurements box will have a yellowish background when
> > you're typing in a measurement...