Creating an Elevation Line

The Elevation Line creates elevation points along a line drawn on the terrain. The relevant elevation values are also shown ​​as elevation measurements. If necessary, the elevation values ​​of the line can be changed by entering the properties of the elevation line.

Location of the Elevation Line Command

In the Architectural Program

You can access it under the ribbon menu Home tab Terrain title.

In Structural Program

You can access it under the ribbon menu Objects tab Terrain title.

Usage Steps

  • Click the Elevation Line icon in the ribbon menu .

  • The Path Segments toolbar that opens when the elevation line is clicked contains icons used to draw a straight, circular and curved line. Click the appropriate icon according to the situation.

  • Click a points on the terrain. While giving the points, write the elevations of the points in the Elevation box.

  • There will be an elevation line.

Usage step

Usage step

Terrain before the elevation line is given

Entering the elevation value (50 cm) into the field toolbar that is opened while in the elevation line command.

Creating the first point of the elevation line by clicking the left mouse button

Creating the second point of the elevation line

Creating the third point of the elevation line

Creating the last point of the elevation line


Exiting the elevation line command by clicking the right mouse button

Terrain after giving the elevation line

Location of the Elevation Line Settings Dialog

Select the elevation line you want to enter its settings and click the Properties line from the menu that opens by clicking the right button of the mouse .

Elevation Line Settings



Elevation edit

The coordinates of the elevation points placed are given. If wanted, a new value can be entered in the z box.

All nodes have this fixed elevation value

The feature is activated and the value entered here is applied to all elevation points.


It is the color of the elevation line in the plan. When the color box is clicked, the appropriate color is selected from the window that opens.

Line type

The line type of the elevation line in the plan is selected. Clicking the down arrow buttons to the right of the boxes opens the list of line types. From this list, the desired line type is selected by clicking with the left mouse button.

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