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The tool described here will allow you to scale an inserted image so that the scale of the image matches the active drawing scale. This will allow you to trace the image using the Design tools, obtaining exact measurements where possible and very close estimates otherwise. To resize an image to match the drawing scale:
Detailed instructions with screen captures can be found in the Design User Manual, section entitled Resizing an Image to the Drawing Scale.
If you do not have a current copy of the Design User Manual you can download it in PDF format by opening DS|Design, going to the ‘pull-down’ menus Help > Online User Manual, for reference the DynaScape product manual URL is:https://www.dynascape.com/downloads/.
Alternatively, you could view the “Tracing a Lot Plan” training video at around 3:30; to access the video, log into the My Account page then go to Downloads>Design Training Videos.
Please note: The beginning of the video states we cannot import PDF’s but since the video was created Design does allow inserting PDF’s