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Create an elliptical arc

  1. On the toolbox, click the Arc tool.
  2. On the workspace, drag the pointer.
  3. To adjust the shape properties, in the Inspector, click the Arc tab.
  4. In the X and Y fields, type the X- and Y-axis radius lengths.
  5. To adjust the angle of the X-axis radius, in the Axis Rotation field, type the rotation angle in degrees.
  6. To draw the arc as the longer distance around the ellipsis on which the arc is based, click Large Arc.
  7. To draw the arc on the negative side of the X-Axis radius, click Flip.


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