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Repeated Pattern


You can have a line or group of lines repeated vertically, horizontally or in a circular pattern. 

To repeat a line up, down, left or right:

  1. Set the numeric bar nudge value to the desired distance between copies.
  2. Select the line.
  3. Push in the Repeat button.
  4. Click a Nudge arrow button once per copy. 

To repeat a line in a circle pattern:

  1. Set the numeric bar rotation nudge value to the desired angle between copies.
  2. Select the line.
  3. Wait a second.
  4. Click the line again to activate rotation mode.
  5. Drag the rotation center icon to the desired center of rotation.
  6. Push in the Repeat button.
  7. Click a Nudge rotation button once per copy. 

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Making a matrix

You can, for example, make a matrix of 10 by 10 holes.

To make a matrix:

  1. Make the first row using the method described above repeating to the right.
  2. Select all the items in the first row.
  3. Follow the same method but repeat downwards.


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