Marquee-selecting is a popular method for selecting objects in CorelDRAW. However, it is difficult to marquee-select an object that is on top of bigger objects. When you try to marquee-select such object, you will move one of the bigger […]
Do you need to draw a rectangle that matches the page size or the size of a selected object in CorelDRAW? It’s easy with these simple tips about the Rectangle tool.
Double-click the Rectangle tool in the toolbox to create […]
Quickly rotate or skew an object or a group of objects by dragging handles in the drawing window. Using the Pick tool , click the object twice to display the rotation and skew handles, and do the following:
To rotate […]
Do you need to edit quickly the fill or outline of a selected object in CorelDRAW? Just double-click a color swatch on the status bar, which appears at the bottom of the application window.
Double-click the Fill color swatch […]
To change the color of an outline
Select an object with an outline.
Right-click a color on the onscreen color palette.
Learn more about outlines in the CorelDRAW Help.
The Outline tool in the toolbox opens a flyout that gives you quick access to items such as the Outline pen dialog box and Outline color dialog box. If the Outline tool is not in the toolbox, you can […]
In this example, 1 is associated with the curves that are used to create the leaves, 2 is associated with the curves used for the flower. Pressing 1 selects the leaves, pressing 2 selects the flower.
Selection groups let you […]
The Surface Dial add-in for CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2017 offers enhanced support for Microsoft Surface Dial and other wheel devices. You can now place your wheel device directly on the screen in CorelDRAW, and easily transition between tools and […]
You can re-draw existing lines to change their position and shape or simply to refine them.
An existing curve (left); A new stroke (in blue) is created close to the existing curve (middle). When the pointer is within the editable […]
After you complete a stroke, CorelDRAW adjusts it and converts it into a Bézier curve. You can set the time that elapses before your strokes are adjusted. For example, if you set the timer to one second, CorelDRAW will […]