All linework is generated by using one of three draw
options, selected from buttons that appear on the main
||Draw Lines button = Connect points with straight lines
||Draw Curvy Lines button = Connect Points with a best-fit curvy line
||Draw 3-Point Arc button = Fit an arc through three measured points
To start a new line, simply select the desired draw
option before you take your measurements. The connection
button will display a <Start line> for you.
After the shot to the first point for the new line is
complete, the line will be added to the active lines
list, identified by the current point description and
an automatically assigned group number. After the second
point for this line has been shot, the line will be
From this point forward, simply continue taking shots
to add to the line.
If you wish to stop adding to the current line, simply
deselect the current draw option (Line, Curvy line,
Arc). After turning off the draw option, <No line>
will display in the active lines list. To start a new
line with the same description, just tap the line button
Sound simple? It is. You'll find FieldGenius is,
quite simply, the easiest data collector to generate
an accurate drawing from shots in the field.