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Creating simple entities - Creating freehand sketches

Setting the sketch method and accuracy

Using polylines for freehand sketches makes it easier to go back and edit sketches. You control whether to create freehand sketches using line segments or polylines in the Drawing Settings dialog box. You can also control the length of sketch segments in this dialog box.

To specify lines or polylines when sketching
  1. Do one of the following:
  2. Choose Tools > Drawing Settings.
  3. Type settings and then press Enter.
  4. Choose the Entity Creation tab.
  5. Under Change Settings For, click Freehand Sketches.
  6. Under Freehand Sketching Methods, click either Freehand Command Creates Lines or Freehand Command Creates A Polyline.
  7. Click OK.
    1. Select the sketch method.
    1. Specify the default length of sketch segments.