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OmniGraffle 5 Diagramming Essentials by Ruben Olsen

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Adjusting shapes with the Geometry property inspector

The Geometry property inspector, as the name implies, helps you control the geometry of a shape. These properties are the X and Y positions on the canvas, the width and height of the shape, and the shape's rotation.

Adjusting shapes with the Geometry property inspector

You have also access to functions for flipping (that is, mirroring) your shape both vertically and horizontally.

Finally, you can adjust how the Line Label should be placed in relation to its line.

Let's examine the various options available in this inspector.

Adjusting shapes with the Geometry property inspector

The Shapes Coordinate ...

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