Drawing a square
Squares are created with the rectangle tool in conjunction with the Square tool tip. To draw a Square:
- Select the Rectangle tool (). The cursor changes to a pencil with a rectangle.
- Click to set the first corner point of the rectangle.
- Move your mouse to the opposite corner. A diagonal dotted line will appear, along with a Square tool tip, when you are in a position that will create a square.Note: Press the Esc key at any point during the operation to start over.
- Click to finish.
Alternately, you can press your mouse button on the first corner of your rectangle, drag to the opposite corner, and release the mouse button.