Did You Know: Constrain Angle

Did you know you can adjust the X and Y axes in Illustrator? Chose Preferences > General > Constrain Angle. The value you enter will affect all tools and modifier keys in Illustrator. This can be great for creating isometric objects or working on a project that requires alignment to objects at certain angles. Do you change your Constrain Angle much? If you do, what do you use it for?

Constrain Angle
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5 thoughts on “Did You Know: Constrain Angle

  1. I always spinned every square manuelly. Oh, and trust me. i used MANY of them.
    So basicly, you posted it to make me feel stupid.
    Just kidding, thanks ALOT! Time saver. 😀

  2. Never changed my Constrain Angle and never thought i would. But now that i know about it I’m shure I will change it at least once this year. Thanks for all the tips, I’m really bonding with Illustrator and I like what I’m discovering.

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