SketchUp Rectangle Tool: Drawing a rectangle

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Drawing a rectangle

Rectangles can be placed on existing faces or separate from existing geometry (aligned to an axes plane). To draw a rectangle:

  1. Select the Rectangle tool (Rectangle Tool). The cursor changes to a pencil with a rectangle.
  2. Click to set the first corner point of the rectangle.
  3. Move the cursor diagonally.

    Note: Press the ESC key at any point during the operation to start over.

  4. Click again to set the second corner point of the rectangle.