CAD/CAM discussion forum > CAD Tutorial & Tips > Finding area of irregular shapes. How to use ZWCAD or AutoCAD calculate area

# Finding area of irregular shapes. How to use ZWCAD or AutoCAD calculate area

Finding area of irregular shapes. How to use ZWCAD or AutoCAD calculate area

05-06-2013 09:45 . pm | View his/her posts only

**Finding area of irregular shapes**.

**How to find the area of irregular shapes**? How to use ZWCAD or

**AutoCAD calculate area**. How do you

**figure area**. It is easy to calculate the area of simple object by using area command. But when come to a complex object, it doesn't work.

To calculate the area of a irregular shape object, to find the area of irregular shape, we can use REGION command.

Solution: We can use

**REGION**command to make the whole complex object to one region object, then use AREA command to get the area. Please notice that REGION command is not available in

**ZWCAD**Standard version, but available in professional version.

autocad calculate area

**You may also be interested in these posts:**

__How to find the area of a polygon__

__use lisp routine to calculate area of polyline in cad__

__measure area enclosed by a polyline__

__How to find the area of a polygon__

**Try ZWCAD+ free for 30 days:**

__http://www.zwsoft.com/zwcad/ZWCAD_Overview/__

14-06-2013 09:42 . pm | View his/her posts only

I find this is the best way to calculate area of geometric in special shape

18-06-2013 02:10 . pm | View his/her posts only

Gennerally I use MASSPROP command to get the total

**area**of any selected**regions**, or typically fill in**hatch**and get the area from properties palette.
29-09-2013 04:03 . pm | View his/her posts only

**Finding area of irregular shapes**in AutoCAD, I do it this way: use polyline to snap to every vertex of the irregular shapes, input C to close the polyline for the last vertex, the area of this polyline object is the area of the irregular shapes, then select the polyline, and input command LIST to get all information of this polyline, include the area and perimeter etc.

See also

- how to recover dwg files after crash
- dwg to skp converter
- zwcad 2009
- autocad 2012 product key
- 3d models of people
- how to find area of irregular shapes in autocad
- dgn to dwg converter
- zw3d 2013 crack
- How to Extend Objects in AUTOCAD
- how to create fillet in autocad
- dongle driver for windows 7
- buy solidworks 2009
- Download cad software
- how to convert text to mtext in autocad
- cad for iphone