Move Tool: Stretching geometry

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Stretching geometry

When you move an element that is interconnected with others, SketchUp will stretch geometry as necessary. You can move points, edges, and faces in this manner. For example, the following Face entity can be moved back in the negative red direction or up in the positive blue direction:

You can also move single line segments to stretch an object. In the following example, a line is selected and moved up in the blue direction to form a sloped roof.