To take basic measurements of CAD geometries, use the one-click mode.

NOTE        To take chain measurements, that is, to measure the total length of several geometries, use the advanced mode. Read more.

Follow these steps:

  1. In the Measurement section of the Tools pane, select One click.
  2. Select a detection mode.
  3. In the viewer, select a geometry.
  4. When you hover over the model, the pointer changes color depending on whether you hover over a primitive of the selected type.

Measurements are listed in the Properties section of the Measurement tool on the Tools pane. Read more.