Frequently Asked

Frequently asked questions that may help you

How do I resize object(s) in Canvas using the Properties bar?
It is recommended that you shall use the scale command (Object | Scale) or just drag the corner handle to resize object(s). However, you still could use th...
Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 at 7:06 AM
Virus-Free, Clean & Safe Download links for ACD Software
You will find below the download links for Canvas software products: Canvas : Canvas Draw 5 for Mac Canvas Draw 4 for Mac Canvas Draw 3 for Mac Canva...
Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 at 10:55 AM
How to completely uninstall and reinstall Canvas
1) For Mac: Delete Canvas Draw from the Applications folder Delete Canvas Draw directory from \Library\Preferences\ACDSystems or Canvas GFX. Delete Canv...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 1:41 AM
Changing page orientation
To change the page orientation both on-screen and for the printed product, you need to set the orientation in two places: - Using the document controls in D...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 1:55 AM
What's the difference between the Mix and Transparency combine methods?
Mix and Transparency both create new objects from the overlapping areas of selected objects. Both also apply new colors, derived from the colors of the orig...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 1:57 AM
Remove image background to transparency
Select the image. Choose Add visibility mask from the Image menu. Click this image to get full size picture Double-click on the Wand tool in the Paint ...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 2:06 AM
Can I measure the distance between two points in world coordinates in Canvas X GIS?
Canvas X GIS allows you to measure the distance between two points in world coordinates (the real distance as it is on Earth as opposed to the distance meas...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 2:13 AM
Minor divisions in Canvas rulers
What changed since Canvas 9 is that inches use base 12 and metric uses base 10 by default. With the default settings the ruler's minor divisions change...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 2:15 AM
How to Edit embedded MetaData Object files or Enhanced Metafiles in Canvas
After Pasting the Excel Chart object into Canvas, you should see a button in the Properties bar named "Convert to Objects". If you do not see it, m...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 2:23 AM
How can I convert a Bezier curve to a polygon?
Select the polygon and use Ctrl + E (Windows) or Command + E (Mac) to enter point edit mode. Select all points with Ctrl+A (Windows) or Command + A (Mac) ...
Tue, 6 Nov, 2018 at 2:27 AM