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Lot Boundary Properties

The properties used to modify a Lot Boundary object are located to the right of the screen when your lot boundary is selected. These properties can either be adjusted right before adding the lot boundary to your landscape or after it has been added. Below is a description of each available property in the order that they appear in the software.

Options

Description

Area

The Area property displays the total size of the lot boundary in square feet or meters. The Area property will remain blank unless the Closed option is checked.

Acres

The Acres property displays the total size of the lot boundary in acres. The Acres property will remain blank unless the Closed option is checked.

Perimeter

The Perimeter property displays the total distance from one end of the lot boundary to the other, following the lot boundary’s border. The Perimeter property is displayed in feet or meters, and appears regardless of whether the Closed option is checked.

Closed

The Closed property determines whether the lot boundary’s shape is open or closed. To change the state of the lot boundary’s shape, click the Closed checkbox to toggle it.

Line style

The Line Style property determines the appearance of the outline of the lot boundary. To change the line style, click the Line Style button and select the style you wish to use from the dialog that appears.

Edit points

Click the Edit points button to enable or disable point editing mode, which will allow you to modify the lot boundary’s shape. See Editing Points for details.

Shape options

Click the Shape options button to save the shape of the lot boundary, or to load an existing shape. For more details, see Saving and Loading Shapes.

See also:

Adding Lot Boundary
Setting Object Properties
Selecting Objects
Editing Objects
Saving and Loading Shapes