A Rectangle is a graphic object that can be placed on a Draftsman document sheet and optionally filled with a solid color or ANSI pattern.
Rectangles are available for placement in the Draftsman Editor as follows:
Choose the Place»Rectangle command from the main menus.
Click the button in the graphic objects drop-down on the Active Bar located at the top of the workspace. Click and hold an Active Bar button to access other related commands. Once a command has been used, it will become the topmost item on that section of the Active Bar.
Right-click in the drawing workspace then select Place » Rectangle from the context menu.
Click the entry in the graphic objects drop-down menu () on the Drawing Annotations toolbar (View » Toolbars » Drawing Annotations to enable).
After launching the command, the cursor will change to a cross-hair and the editor will enter rectangle placement mode. Placement is made by performing the following sequence of actions:
Click to anchor the first corner of the rectangle.
Move the cursor to adjust the size of the rectangle then click again to complete placement.
Continue placing further rectangles, or right-click or press Esc to exit placement mode.