The Takeoff Tools setting allows you to set defaults for transparency, point size, node size, and line size for when you do takeoffs. These are self explanatory.

1.  When checked, the Verify points when recording box will require you to verify your points before recording. Below is a sample Verify Entry confirmation box.  You must click OK to verify and continue.

2.  When checked, the Confirm when recording dimensions box will require you to verify the dimension properties before continuing. Below is a sample Confirm Dimension Properties window. You can also select the Line Color, Text Color, and Text Height for the dimension line. Click OK to verify the dimensions and any changes.