Activating and deactivating masking
The Activate Masking tool allows you to turn feature masking on and off while working in ArcMap. Deactivating masking can increase draw speed significantly.
- Start ArcMap.
- On the main menu, click Customize > Toolbars > Aeronautical Editing.
Click the Activate Masking button on the Aeronautical Editing toolbar.
Masking is activated.Note:
Although this button can turn masking on, it does not set up masking properties. To select features to be masked and other masking options, right-click the data frame in the table of contents and click Advanced Drawing Options. You can set up and save your masking settings using the Feature Display Settings tool.
- Click the Activate Masking button again to deactivate masking.