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 the need to create a feature. To activate the tool just make a single click on the ‘Measurement button’ – to switch between the ‘Distance’ and ‘Area’ mode – press longer on 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 by using the ‘Add Point’ button on the toolbar. You can remove the last added point by pressing the ‘Back’ button on the toolbar.
The ‘Measurement Tool’ button can be hidden in ‘General Settings’:
Measurement tool can be activated or de-activated with a single click on the button.