Lines to AOI Command

D_LinesToAOI_600ppi   Lines to AOI

Command Licensing and Default Menu Location

  • The Lines to AOI command is part of the RPS Data Prep Toolbox
  • The command is located on the Data Prep macros menu ribbon
  • The command is located in the Modify menu group

Command Description

Converts selected linework into AOIs for Takeoff reports (Areas of Interest).

Command Interface Description

The Lines to AOI command dialog looks as follows

AOI boundaries:
Select the closed lines that you wish to create takeoff Areas of Interest (AOIs) from.

Note that the name of the lines will become the name of the AOIs created. If the lines selected have no name then the command will not allow the creation of unnamed AOIs. You can use the Name by Text command or Name by Layer command to give the AOIs names.

Note that if a number of selected lines have the same name e.g. Building Pad, then a single AOI will be created of that name that aggregates all of the areas of the commonly named lines into a single AOI for takeoff reporting purposes.

Executes the command and closes on completion

Closes the command without further execution.

Video Demonstration

The following video shows how to utilize the Lines to AOI command

Use Case Videos

The following videos show the use of the Lines to AOI command in a work process context

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