How to draw polygon

by Rezz on November 27, 2010

In this autocad tutorial you’ll learn how to draw polygon.
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1. Open a new drawing. Click New autocad-tutorial-ex1-new

2. Make sure Ortho mode is ON, (it ON when it glow in blue)
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click the icon to turn it ON or OFF. (or press F8 to toggle)

Type z [Space bar], e [Space bar]. This will zoom extents your drawing area.

3. Click Draw>Polygon,
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4. Enter number of sides, type 6 [Enter].
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5. Specify center of the polygon, type 0,0 [Enter].
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6. Click on Circumscribed about circle.
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Polygon tips
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7. Move cursor upward and type 1 as polygon radius.
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Done.

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