Draw an irregular vector polygon


1. If they are not already selected, select the following icons:

2. If no Pick Color is selected, Scan2CAD will draw the polygon in black.

If you want to draw in any other color, select a Pick Color.

3. Choose a line width using Vector Edit Menu > Pen Type > Pen Width.
4. By default, the polygon will be solid filled.

To draw a polygon outline, press Shift+S or deselect Raster Edit Menu > Solid.

5. If you want to draw the polygon using a grid, set a Grid Snap Distance.
6. If you want to draw the polygon using snaps, make sure that the End Point Snap and/or Between Ends Snap are turned on.
7. Click at the first point of the polygon.
8. Click at the next point of the polygon. A dash line joins the two points.
To undo it, right click and select Undo Last Segment.
To cancel the polygon completely, right click and select Quit.
9. Repeat Step 8 until you have drawn all the points in the polygon:

10. Right click and select Close Polygon.

Scan2CAD automatically closes the polygon.


Click to undo.


If the polygon is displayed in green, vectors are set to display by type. Press C to toggle between displaying vectors by color or by type.


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