Object position to project origin x and Y Home › Forums › General discussions › Object position to project origin x and Y Tagged: co-ordinates, project origin This topic contains 3 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by David Shorter 7 months ago. Author Posts October 19, 2018 at 20:32 #4303 Thomas LodgeParticipant I’ve tried to get the x and y co-ordinates of an object from the project origin using symb_pos_x and symb_pos_y However, it is out by tens of meters. Am I missing something or is it the wrong expression. October 21, 2018 at 02:40 #4304 David ShorterParticipant It works for me please make sure the origin is in its default location hope this helps October 22, 2018 at 03:27 #4305 Barry KellyParticipant In my experience, SYMB_POS_X & SYMB_POS_Y always measure from the ‘Project’ origin regardless of where the ‘User’ origin is. Are you sure you are looking at the ‘Project’ origin? Barry. Versions 6.5 to 22 Dell XPS- i7-6700 @ 3.4Ghz, 16GB ram, GeForce GTX 960 (2GB), Windows 10 Dell Precision M6800 - i7 4700MQ @ 2.40GHz, 16GB RAM, AMD FirePro M6100 (2GB), Windows 7 64bit October 22, 2018 at 04:22 #4306 David ShorterParticipant thats my point Barry (probably badly made) that if you move the origin then place the label it will not say 0,0, but the location the ‘moved’ false origin. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.