Object snaps include a visual aid called
AutoSnapâ„¢ to help you see and use object snaps more
efficiently. AutoSnap displays a marker and a tooltip when you move
your cursor over an object snap location.
consists of the following snap tools:
Marker. Displays the object snap
location when the cursor moves over or near an object. Marker shape
is dependent on the snap it is marking.
Tooltip. Describes which part of the
object you are snapping to in a small flag at the cursor
Magnet. Attracts and locks the cursor
onto the nearest detected snap points. Provides a visual cue,
similar to snapping to a grid.
Aperture box. Surrounds the crosshairs
and defines an area within which object snaps are evaluated. You
can choose to display or not display the aperture box, and you can
change the aperture box size.
markers, tooltips, and magnet are turned on by default. You can
change AutoSnap settings on the Drafting tab in the Options dialog
to Confirm or Change an Object Snap
If you have set
more than one running object snap, you can press TAB to cycle
through all the object snap points available for a particular