Draw a Rectangle or Square - SmartSketch - Help

SmartSketch Help

  1. On the Draw toolbar, click Rectangle .

  2. Click the location for one corner of the rectangle or square.

  3. Click to define the rotation angle and the width of the rectangle or square.

  4. Do one of the following:

    • To draw a rectangle, click to define the height.

    • To draw a square, hold the SHIFT key, and then click. The command automatically makes the height equal to the width.

  • Instead of clicking to draw the rectangle or square, you can type values in the Width, Height, and Angle boxes on the ribbon. You can also use a combination of graphic and ribbon bar input.

  • Instead of clicking several different points to draw a rectangle, you can draw a diagonal line and the software automatically changes it to a rectangle.

  • You can use the options on the ribbon and the commands on the shortcut menu to edit a rectangle or square.

  • If you place dimensions on a rectangle, they are always driven dimensions.

  • You cannot ungroup a rectangle into individual lines.

See Also

Rectangle Command