Sketcher CreateCircle

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Sketcher CreateCircle.svg Sketcher CreateCircle

Menu location
Sketch → Sketcher geometries → Create circle
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also
Sketcher Arc


This tool draws a circle by picking two points: the center, and a point along the radius. When starting the tool, the mouse pointer changes to a white cross with a red circle icon. Besides are coordinates shown in real time.

Sketcher CircleExample1.png

How to use

  • Pick points on an empty area of the 3D view, or on an existing object (auto constraints must be active in TaskView).
  • Pressing Esc or clicking the right mouse button cancels the function.