Drawing inside a document

Blockpad drawings make crisp, clear sketches easy for engineers. Plus, drawings can have text and numbers that update with the report calculations.

Insert a 2D canvas into a report:
  • While in a report frame, click the Insert Drawing button.

To learn how to use the drawing tools, check out the In-depth drawing video.



Drawing labels that update with calculations

Drawings can have labels that update when numbers in the document change.

Top level drawings

You can also insert top-level drawing frames, which acts as a stand-alone drawing.

Insert a 2D canvas into a file:
  1. Click the insert button.
  2. Select 2D Canvas
  3. Select a placement option that says top level.
  4. Click OK.


Table of Contents

  • Calculations
  • Spreadsheets
  • Reports
  • Drawing
  • Sections
  • Frames