Modify an Existing Symbol

  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 Len/EA tab, if it is not already active.
  3. Click Symbol on the speedbar.
  4. In the Select Symbol Style popup window, select the symbol you want to modify and click Edit.
  5. In the Description field, modify the name for the symbol, if needed.
  6. Select the Depth checkbox if the symbol is associated with an item which has an invert depth (such as a manhole).
  7. Click Color to change the current color. The current color is displayed below the Color button.
  8. Each square on the grid represents a pixel in the symbol. Click on a square to fill it with the current color. Click again to remove the current color. You can also hold the left mouse button down while dragging the pointer to draw lines or solid boxes.
  9. Repeat steps 7 and 8 until you have modified the image for the symbol as needed.
  10. Click OK.
  11. Click OK.