• Global community
    • Language:
      • Deutsch
      • English
      • Español
      • Français
      • Português
  • 日本語コミュニティ
    Dedicated community for Japanese speakers
  • 한국 커뮤니티
    Dedicated community for Korean speakers
Exit
0

Hotkey for drawing a circle in Illustrator?

New Here ,
Feb 22, 2024 Feb 22, 2024

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

Is there a single hotkey I can hit to activate the circle command (like the "C" key in Sketchup)?

How about the rectangle tool?

 

Thanks!

TOPICS
How-to

Views

58

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more
community guidelines
Adobe
Participant ,
Feb 22, 2024 Feb 22, 2024

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

Rectangle tool (M), Ellipse tool (L).

Hold shift to draw proportional geometric figures

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more
community guidelines
Community Expert ,
Feb 22, 2024 Feb 22, 2024

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

LATEST

When you hover the pointer over the tools, or when you hold down the mouse button on a tool group menu, if a tool has a single-key shortcut it’s displayed after the tool name for you.

 

Illustrator Tools panel keyboard shortcuts.gif

 

Also, in the link below you will find all default tool shortcuts if you scroll down to the Select Tools section.

https://helpx.adobe.com/illustrator/using/default-keyboard-shortcuts.html

Votes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more
community guidelines