The Measuring tools of the toolbar contains tools to measure data.
Measuring Tools tab of the toolbar
The tools in this tab are grouped into these sections:
|Use this tool...||To...|
|Measure distances on the map by drawing a segmented line.|
|Measure an area of the map by drawing a shape.|
|Add the distance or area measurement to the map as a drawing.|
|Erase a drawing by clicking it.|
|Clear all the drawings on the current map.|
|Shows the final measurement of a drawing. This graphic is indicating the perimeter length and area of a polygon.|
Change the unit of measurement on a drawing to other options like Yards, Meters, Nautical Miles etc.