EntityGrips (EGrips) are selectable handles displayed as small squares at the end points, centers, vertices, insertion points, and other geometric points of entities.

You can use EntityGrips to stretch, move, and copy drawing entities.

The following table lists entities that have EGrips, where they are located, and how the EGrips modify the entity.

Entity | Node | Result |
---|---|---|

Line | Start point, Endpoint | Modifies this point, stretches the Line |

Mid point | Moves the Line | |

PolyLine | Vertex | Moves this point |

Ray | Start point | Modifies this point, moves the Ray |

Through point | Modifies this point, rotates the Ray | |

InfiniteLine | Point of origin | Modifies this point, moves the InfiniteLine |

Through point | Modifies this point, rotates the InfiniteLine | |

RichLine | Start point, Endpoint | Modifies this point, stretches the RichLine |

Vertex | Moves this point | |

Arc | Center point | Moves the Arc |

Endpoints | Stretches the Arc | |

Midpoint | Stretches the Arc | |

Circle | Center point | Moves the Circle |

Four circumference points | Modifies the radius | |

Ellipse | Center point | Moves the Ellipse |

Four circumference points | Modifies the primary or secondary radius | |

Elliptical Arc | Center point | Moves the Ellipse |

Endpoints | Stretches the point | |

Four circumference points | Modifies the primary or secondary radius | |

Spline | Vertex | Moves this point |

Hatch | Insertion point | Moves this point |

Insert (for Blocks) | Insertion point | Moves this point |

BlockAttribute | Insertion point | Moves this point |

BlockAttribute Definition | Base point | Moves this point |

Point | Point | Moves this point |

SimpleNote | Base point | Moves this point |

Note | Base point | Moves this point |

Dimension | Origin of extension line | Moves this point and the extension line |

Endpoints of the dimension line | Moves the dimension line and text | |

Dimension point text mid point | Moves the dimension line and text | |

Leader | Insertion point | Insertion point: Moves the point |

Tolerance | Insertion point | Moves the point |

Table | Corner point | Resizes the Table |

Table cell | Midpoints on horizontal border lines | Resizes the Table row |

Midpoints on vertical border lines | Resizes the Table column | |

3D Face | Three or four vertices | Moves this point |

2D Solid | Three or four vertices | Moves this point |

Viewport (on Sheets) | Four corner points | Resizes the Viewport |

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