In version 3.4.2 on request of number of users new tool has been added into MapIt.
The ‘Measurement tool’ allows to measure distances and areas without a need to create a feature. To activate the tool just single click the ‘Measurement button’, To switch between the ‘Distance’ and ‘Area’ mode – long press the button.
Depending what mode is selected you can measure distances or areas – Long Press the button to change the mode.
When the tool is active (pink color) – the line or polygon is being drawn on the map when you add vertexes using ‘Add Point’ button on the toolbar. You can also remove last added point pressing the ‘Back’ button on the toolbar.
‘Measurement Tool’ button can be hidden – you can hide it in ‘General Settings’:
Measurement tool can be activated or de-activated with a single click on the button.