View Layers in a Grid

You can view the contours of the selected layer in the Grid tab to help you verify that the quantities are appropriate for the job.

  1. Open a job in the Manage Earthwork Estimates screen.
    Note: To open a job in the Manage Earthwork Estimates screen, click Estimating > Earthwork > Manage Earthwork Estimates in the All Tasks pane. Click Open Existing Job. Then select the job you want to open, and click OK.
  2. Select the Grid tab, if it is not already active.
  3. Click Layers on the toolbar.
  4. Select the layers you want to view and click OK.
  5. Click Layers on the speedbar.
    Note: The contours and/or elevations that appear depend on the layers that are set as visible when you click Layers on the toolbar.The takeoff contours for the active layer are not automatically displayed within the Grid view.
  6. To hide the contours, click Layers on the speedbar again.