Draw Menu (Mac OS X)

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The Draw menu contains all of the SketchUp drawing tools and provides an alternative to using the tool palette or keyboard shortcuts.


The Line menu item invokes a Line tool used to draw Line entities, or edges, within the drawing area.

Keyboard Shortcut: Apple+L


The Arc menu item invokes an Arc tool used to draw Arc entities, comprised of multiple connected straight line segments (editable as a single curve).

Keyboard Shortcut: Apple+J


Use the Freehand menu item to invoke a Freehand tool used to draw irregular, coplanar connected lines in the form of Curve entities.

Keyboard Shortcut: Apple+F


The Rectangle menu item invokes a Rectangle tool used to draw four coplanar intersecting edges and a subsequent Face entity.

Keyboard Shortcut: Apple+K


The Circle menu item invokes a Circle tool used to draw Circle entities.


The Polygon menu item invokes a Polygon tool used to draw regular Polygon entities, inscribed within a circle, consisting of 3 to 100 sides.

Keyboard Shortcut: Apple+;