Distributing objects is the process of arranging the objects with uniform spacing. For example you might rearrange several pads to have even spaces between them.

alt To distribute objects:
  1. Select the objects.
  2. Choose Edit | Distribute.
  3. Select the Horizontally or Vertically.

alt You can arrange the objects either by Reference Points or by Edges by enabling the Edit | Distribute | By Reference Points or Edit | Distribute | By Edges options. If you choose to distribute by Reference Points, the objects will be distributed by their reference points - usually their centers. If you prefer to distribute by Edges, the objects will be distributed by their edges.