Use the grid feature to align shapes and other drawing components. Aligning components with the grid is optional.
Do the following tasks, as necessary:
To display the grid, click> > .
The grid displays in the Layout view.
To align elements with the closest grid line, click> > .
All new shapes and lines align with the grid.
Existing elements do not align with the grid, unless you try to move them.
To hide the grid, click> > .
The grid disappears.
To change the grid spacing, do the following:
Click> > to open the Modify Grid Settings dialog box.
Edit the zoom level and intervals.
The grid updates.