How can I measure and sketch?

Step by step: how to create a floor plan.

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Create a room

Scan a Room With the Camera of Your Mobile Device (Android)

Use the camera of your Android phone or tablet to scan a room and create a floor plan within seconds.
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Scan a Room With the Camera of Your Mobile Device (iOS)

Use the camera of your iPhone or iPad to scan a room and create a floor plan within seconds.
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Create a Floor Plan with Sensor Capture Mode

Use this feature if your device does not support AR features or the room is too dark.
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Create a Room With the Square Room Feature

Learn how to create a floor plan of a square room by drawing.
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Create a Room With the Define Corners Feature

Learn how to create a floor plan with the free form feature. All you need to do is tap!
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Fill Rooms

You have created the majority of rooms for your floor plan. But there are some spaces that still need to be filled? Fill them with one tap.
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Import and Digitalize an Existing Floor Plan

You already have an existing floor plan you want to work with? Just import the plan and draw over it!
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Duplicate Rooms

Your floor plan contains two identical rooms? Create one room and then duplicate it with one tap.
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Adjust your floor plan

Change Dimensions of your Floor Plan

Adjust the dimensions of your floor plan.
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Add Corners

Adjust the shape of your room by adding corners.
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Add Curved Walls

Learn how you can create curved walls in magicplan.
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Add Partial Walls

Add partial walls with ease.
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Partial Wall vs. Partition Wall

Partial or partition? It really depends on the type you need.
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Split Rooms

Divide a room into two separate rooms.
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Merge Rooms

Unite two rooms by merging them together into one room.
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Delete Rooms and Objects

Remove rooms and objects from your floor plan.
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Setting the Ceiling Height for a Specific Floor

Make your floor plan more precise and add important information by adjusting the ceiling height.
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Adjust the Ceiling Height of Single Rooms

Improve the accuracy of your floor plan statistics by setting the exact ceiling height for each room.
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Change Exterior and Interior Wall Thickness

Change the exterior and interior wall thickness to make your plan more precise.
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Change Units

You can display floor plans in the metric or the imperial system - whichever you prefer.
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Freeze Walls

Freezing walls helps you to make sure you don't change the dimensions of walls by mistake.
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Change Room Color

Bring color to your plan to make different room types obvious.
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Move a Room to a Different Floor

You have created a room but it is on the wrong floor? Don't worry! You don't need to recreate it - just move it to the right floor.
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Written by Oliver Vogel
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Copy a Floor to a Different Project

Move a floor to a different project with only a few taps.
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Living Area Calculation

Calculate the actual living area of your floor plan.
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Undo

Go back in time.
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Add objects to your floor plan

The magicplan Object Menu

Manage your object categories and keep the overview of more than 100 magicplan objects.
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Add Furniture Objects

Make your floor plan more comprehensive by adding furniture objects.
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Written by Oliver Vogel
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Edit Furniture Objects

Once you have added a piece of furniture you can adjust and customize it.
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Duplicate Furniture Objects

You don't need to insert a furniture object multiple times through the menu - just duplicate it with one tap.
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Adding Wall Objects

Everything you need to know about wall objects in magicplan.
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Add Carpeting and Tiling to your Floor Plan

Add Flooring with only a few taps and magicplan computes and optimizes the costs.
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Add Structural Objects

You are done decorating and added your furniture? Ready to move to the next floor? Do not forget to add your staircases.
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Measure the Distance Between Objects and Walls/Other Objects

Measure distances between objects and walls in your floor plan.
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Written by Oliver Vogel
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Elevation of Windows, Doors and Other Furniture Objects Attached or Next to a Wall

Windows, doors and furniture objects attached or next to a wall can be edited precisely with magicplan‘s elevation feature.
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Written by Oliver Vogel
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