Onuma Editing Tools
Onuma Editing tools allow you
to edit in the graphical window, these tools include:
Edit Mode allows you to edit your scheme.
- Click on Edit
Mode on the top of the
Graphical Window to enter Edit Mode
Undo allows you to undo actions between save points.
- Click Undo
key Ctrl + Z)
to undo one action at a time up to your last save point
Redo allows you to redo an action that you have undone between save
- Click Redo
key Ctrl + Shift + Z)
to redo one action at a time up to your first undo
Save Now creates a save point when you otherwise do not have one.
- Click to create a save point
Georeference within Onuma
allows you to select a site without having to open Google Earth.
To Georeference in Onuma :
- Search to find your
location (you can also use
the zoom and pan keys on the map)
- Draw a polygon one the map
by clicking around the site
- Click Proceed
Alternatively, you can still select your site on Google Earth, and save
a KML to import:
When you return to Onuma you
will now see indicating that the site has been
Clicking will allow you to:
- If you are updating a
site your old site will be in blue and the new site you draw will be in
- View your latitude and
- Set an Absolute Site
Allows objects to be reshaped
- Click to enable editing by stretching or edit
points (hot key H)
Allows objects to be moved
- Click to enable drag (hot
Shows dimensions and allows editing by dimension or angle
- Click to enable editing by dimension or angle
Rotate allows you to rotate your selected component in the Graphical
- to Rotate:
- Select the component
you wish to rotate
- Hit R
on your keyboard or
once, in the Graphical window, for the center of rotation
- Move away and click to
create your starting angle of rotation
- Rotate freely to
desired angle or hold down shift to display absolute orthogonal
- Select Objects
- Click to copy or type C
NOTE: Objects copied appear directly on top of original object
Pastes a copied object
- Copy an object(s)
- Click to paste or type V
- Select your pasting
- Paste on top of
original or to center of screen
- Create a new object or
a linked object
NOTE: A link object can only be edited by editing the original.
Marquee Selection allows you to select components, and move or rotate
them together, through the use of a marquee
When your sketch layer is
unlocked, the marquee will only selected sketches; when your sketch
layer is locked, the marquee will not select sketches. To learn more
about sketching in Onuma go HERE
- To use Marquee Selection,
click on the Marquee
- Click and drag right to
select everything the marquee touches OR
- Click and drag left to
only select the component that is completely encased by the marquee
Add a Ruler
Allows you to drop a temporary ruler anywhere on your graphical window.
Rulers do not save, as soon as
you create a new save point they disappear
- Click on the Add
a Ruler Icon
- Click in the graphical
window where you want the ruler to start
- End the ruler by clicking
in the graphical window where you want the ruler to end
Multiple Selection allows you to select multiple components, and move
or rotate them together.
- For Multiple Selection,
hold Shift + Click
on the components in the Graphical Window.
- Multiple Selection can also
be done by Attributes.
- Turn on the Attributes
from which you want to select
- Click "+"
to add that Attribute to the Selection
- Click "-"
to remove that Attribute to the Selection
Cancel allows you to exit the current Editing Tool you are using.
- Hit Esc
on your keyboard to Cancel.