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Draw single wire

Menu: Schematic > Draw single wire type


When you launch the command, the dockable panel updates to show the selected wire parameters.


1.     Click on the graphical area where you want the wire to start.

2.     Click the second point to indicate where you want the wire to end.


The dockable panel displays the possible options.


Pins the command, ensuring that the command remains active after it is first used.

Stops the command after it is first used.

Ends the command.

Returns to the previous interface.

Undoes the last action.

Wire style selection

Name: You can change the wire style by clicking on the [...] button to the right of the wire name. This will open the Wire style selector dialog box, letting you access the Wire style management and select another wire name.

Space between lines: You can also modify the distance between the wires. The value is in millimeters or inches, depending on your electrical project settings (see unit system in the electrical project configuration settings).

Number of lines: If the wire is composed of multiple (identical) conductors, specify the number to draw.


Draw bend (C key): Press the [C] key on the keyboard to insert bend.

Draw non ortho (F8): Press the [F8] key on the keyboard to deactivate the lock allowing you to insert the wires on an orthogonal axis.

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