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## How do you specify coordinates in AutoCAD?

**Using Specific Coordinates**

- Click Home tab > Draw panel > Line. Find.
- Type the coordinate value for the first point by typing the X value, a comma, then the Y value, for example 1.65,4.25.
- Press the Spacebar or Enter.
- Do one of the following: …
- Press the Spacebar or Enter.

## How do I insert a coordinate point in AutoCAD?

**Import via Script**

- Download the attached SCR file.
- Open it in a text editor such as Notepad.
- After the first line, add the X, Y, Z coordinate list of the points.
- Save and close the file.
- Open a drawing in AutoCAD.
- Drag and drop the SCR file into the AutoCAD model view window.

## How do I set XY coordinates in AutoCAD?

From the Insert Tab > Block Panel select the Insert Tool and from the Block Gallery **choose XY COORDINATE SYMBOL.** 22. Place a couple of these blocks and each time the Edit Attributes Dialog Box appears select OK to accept the default values.

## How do you show coordinates?

**Get the coordinates of a place**

- On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app .
- Touch and hold an area of the map that isn’t labeled to drop a red pin.
- In the search box, you can find the coordinates.

## What is AutoCAD Coordinate System?

AutoCAD allows you to define the placement of a point using two different coordinate systems. The **Cartesian (rectangular)** Coordinate System uses the “x” distance (left/right) and the “y” distance (up/down).

## How do I find longitude and latitude?

To search for a place, enter the latitude and longitude GPS coordinates on Google Maps.

…**Enter coordinates to find a place**

- Degrees, minutes, and seconds (DMS): 41°24’12.2″N 2°10’26.5″E.
- Degrees and decimal minutes (DMM): 41 24.2028, 2 10.4418.
- Decimal degrees (DD): 41.40338, 2.17403.