Closed Polygon object

On the Graphics tab, in the Shapes group, click Closed Polygon to draw a closed polygon, using a border in the specified foreground color.

To draw a closed polygon in the drawing area:
  1. Click the left mouse button to set the starting point of the polygon.
  2. Move the cursor to a new location and click again to place the second point.
  3. Repeat this process until you create the desired polygon shape.
  4. Double-click or right-click to stop drawing the polygon.
  5. To view the object properties, double-click on the polygon object.

    To change the shape of a polygon after you’ve drawn it, select it and drag any of its points.

    Tip: If a polygon’s individual points are not draggable, they may be grouped. To ungroup the points, right-click on the polygon and choose Ungroup from the shortcut menu.
    The Object Properties dialog is displays as follows.
    Figure 1. Object Properties Dialog: Closed Polygon
    Web Studio Help dialog objectproperties closedpolygon Closed Polygon object

Use the Object Properties dialog to specify the following parameters for the polygon:
  • Line: Specify a border line style by clicking the No Line, Solid Line, or Dashed Line button.
  • Color: Specify a border line color by clicking the Color button. When the Color dialog opens, click a color to select it and then close the dialog.
  • Weight: Specify the borderline width (in pixels) by typing a number representing the line width into the text box.
    Note: Dashed lines/borders of weight greater than 1 are not supported in projects running on Windows Embedded.
  • Fill: To specify whether the polygon is filled, click No Fill or Fill.

    If you enable the Fill option, you can specify a fill Color by clicking on the Color button. When the Color dialog displays, click a color to select it and close the dialog.

Closed Polygon object