Contour tick options define the position of ticks in relation to the contour lines, as well as the format of the ticks.
To define contour tick options:
- Select “Ticks” in the Display contours dialog.
- Select Contour ticks command from the Options pulldown menu in the Display contours dialog. The Contour tick options dialog opens.
- Define settings and click OK.
|Contour tick option:||Effect:|
|Every||Distance between consecutive contour ticks given in meters along the contour.|
|Only depressions||If on, ticks are drawn only for closed depressions.|
|Maximum area||If on, ticks are drawn only for closed depressions smaller than a given area.|
|Draw as||Shape of ticks: Line or Triangle.|
|Length||Length of the tick line or triangle.|