How to measure distance between two points using Paraview

Sometimes you want to measure the distance between two points in your data using Paraview. To do that, first visualize your data using the usual way. Now to measure between two points in your data, we can use Ruler Source:

  1. Go to Menu “Sources”->”Ruler”
  2. Use your mouse to point to the first location in your data and press the “p” key in your keyboard.
  3. Use your mouse to point to the second location in your data and press “p” again. You will see the distance in the tab on the left. (See screen shot)

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One Response

  1. Thanks for the tip!!!

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