Symbols

To add symbols to mark important locations on your map:

  1. From the Position and Annotate Your Map or InterFlood steps of the Map Wizard, click the Symbols icon ( Symbols Icon ) in the annotation toolbar.
  2. Choose a symbol category from the drop down menu.  This is set to Color by default.  Options include:
  3. Select a symbol from the Select icon drop-down menu.
  4. Click Add Symbol (  ) .
  5. Click the map image to place the symbol on your map.

 


Move Symbols

To move a symbol on your map:

  1. Click to select the symbol you want to move.
  2. Click and drag the symbol to the new location on your map.
  3. Release the mouse button to drop the symbol into its new location.

 


Delete Symbols

To delete a symbol from your map:

  1. Click to select the symbol you want to delete.
  2. Press Delete on your keyboard, or right-click and select delete from the drop-down menu to remove it from your map.

 


Move, Re-size, and Rotate Symbols

To move a symbol you have placed on your map:

  1. Click to select the symbol you want move.
  2. When the symbol is selected, a four-directional arrow (  ) is displayed when you hover over it to indicate that it can be moved.
  3. Click and drag the symbol to the new location.

To re-size a a symbol you have placed on your map:

  1. Click to select the symbol you want re-size.
  2. When the symbol is selected, white boxes appear around the perimeter to indicate it can be resized.
  3. Move your mouse cursor over a white box and it changes to a two-directional arrow (  ) .
  4. When you see the two-directional arrow (   ), click and drag to re-size the symbol.

To rotate a symbol you have placed on your map:

  1. Click to select the symbol you want rotate.
  2. When the symbol is selected, a green dot appears above the symbol to indicate it can be rotated.
  3. Move your mouse to the green dot above the symbol to display the rotation icon ( Rotation Icon ) .
  4. When you see the rotation icon, click and drag to rotate the symbol.
  5. Release the mouse button when finished to set your rotation.