Edit Shapes

Use the Shape Editor dialog to create or edit shape objects (rectangles, circles) and shapes of fill pattern.

Ways to access


Enter a Name as identifier of the current selected or created shape. Beneath this item the dialog contains an integrated Shape Vector Line toolbar. Tilos Provides the following objects for Shapes:

Activate or Deactivate the alignment of objects

The following preview indicates the Pattern style.

Inside the section 'Object attributes' set user-defined attributes as:

Beneath the preview 'View' of the pattern the section 'Pattern attributes' provides percentage input fields for 'Width scaling' and 'Height scaling'.

Optionally activate the check box 'Lock scaling' to fix the proportional scaling of a defined shape.

If the object should be created as an additional shape pattern and the current pattern shouldn't be overwritten, press on 'Save as ...' and enter a different Name.

Confirm the input dialog with 'OK' to complete this process and to store the new Fill Pattern the Graphic Library/Fill Patterns. Otherwise, click 'Cancel' to leave without saving.

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Further information

Understand Fill Patterns

Graphic Libraries