Corel PaintShop Pro X8 User Guide
You can save Tool Options palette settings as presets. For more
information, see “Using and creating presets” on page 747.
If you have not displayed nodes in the shape, you can still set
the radii and the center horizontal and vertical positions by
clicking the Edit Mode button on the Tools Options palette.
Drawing symmetric shapes
You can draw polygons and stars.
To draw a symmetric shape
1 On the Tools toolbar, select the Symmetric Shape tool
Note: If you want to place the symmetric shape on the current
vector layer, mark the Create on Vector check box on the Tool
Options palette. If no vector layer exists, marking this check box
creates one for the symmetric shape. If this check box is
unmarked, the symmetric shape is placed on a raster layer. Placing
a symmetric shape on a vector layer makes it easier to edit.
2 On the Materials palette, click the Background and Fill properties
box, and choose a fill color.
3 Click the Foreground and Stroke properties box, and choose an
4 On the Tool Options palette, click one of the following buttons:
Set the center horizontal (center X)
and vertical (center Y) position
Mark the Show Nodes check box.
Type or set values in the Center X
and Center Y controls.
You can also