How do I create an Auxiliary Wire?

To create an Auxiliary Wire follow the steps below.

Essential Requirements

Using the Lineardraft Toolbar

How to add a Structure

Step 1: Left click the 'Wires: New Auxiliary Wire' button

You may need to left click & hold on the 'Wires' button to reveal additional buttons

Step 2: Select 'Type'

From the drop-down menu, select the type of Auxiliary System you would like to create

Step 3: Enter 'Name'

Type in a name for your Auxiliary Wire in the text box


Step 4: Confirm Auxiliary Wire

Left Click on the 'Confirm' button to create the wire

Step 5: Attach Auxiliary Wire

The following form will appear:

Select the starting structure you wish to attach to; either from the drop down menu, or by clicking the ‘locate’ button and selecting the required structure in 3D or plan view.

Step 6: Confirm attach

Left Click on the 'Confirm' button to attach the wire to the structure.

The wire point must be configured and confirmed before the wire is fully created. For further instructions on how to do this,

please see How do I attach an Auxiliary Wire to a Structure? and proceed from Step 4: 'Configure Wire Point'.

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