Circle

Draw Circle by Three Points

  • Press & hold B or click on the Toolbar.
  • Left-click to specify the first point on the circle.
  • Left-click to specify the second point on the circle.
  • Left-click to specify the third point on the circle.
  • Release B, or press Esc or click to deactivate circle drawing.

Draw Circle by Center & Radius

  • Press & hold B or click on the Toolbar.
  • Left-click (and hold) to specify the circle center.
  • Drag to define the radius.
  • Release the left mouse button.
  • Release B, or press Esc or click to deactivate circle drawing.

Once circle drawing is activated, you can choose the desired method in the Tool window:

Modify Circle

Change Radius

  • Hover over the circle edge.
  • Left-click and drag.

Translate

  • Hover over the circle center.
  • Left-click and drag to move the circle on its plane.

Reverse

  • Select the circle.
  • Click on the Toolbar to reverse the circle direction.
TIP: Visualization of curve directions can be toggled through Edit > Preferences > Settings > Curve direction.

Change Attributes

  • Select the circle to view its attributes in the Object Inspector.
  • Modify center coordinates, and radius as needed.

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