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Working with drawings - Using entity snaps

Nearest Snap tool

Use the Nearest Snap tool to snap to the nearest point of another entity. You can snap to the nearest point on an arc, circle, ellipse, elliptical arc, line, point, polyline segment, ray, spline, infinite line or hatch pattern that is visually closest to the cursor.

To set the Nearest Snap
  1. Do one of the following:
  2. Choose Format > Entity Snap > Nearest Snap.
  3. On the Object Snaps toolbar, click the Set Nearest Snap tool (
  4. ).
Type nearest and then press Enter.