Corel Draw Basic Tools

 Pick tool

Select, positions and transforms an object.

 Shape Tool

Edit a curve object or text character by manipulating nodes.

 Smudge Brush Tool

Change the shape of an object by dragging along its outline.

 Roughen Brush Tool

Distort the edge of an object by dragging along its outline.

 Free Transform Tool

Rotates, skew, mirror and scale objects.

 Crop Tool

Remove the areas outside a selection.

 Knife Tool

Slice an object to split it into two separate objects.

 Erase Tool

Remove unwanted areas in a drawing.

 Virtual Segment Delete tool

Lets you delete portions of objects that are between intersection.

 Zoom tool

Change the magnification level of the document window.

 Pan tool

Drag hidden areas of a drawing into view without changing the zoom level.

 Freehand tool

Draw curves and straight line segments.

 2-Point Line tool

Draw a straight line by drawing from the starting point to the end point.

 Bezier tool

Draw curves one segment at a time.

 Artistic Media tool

Add artistic brush, spray and calligraphic effects by using freehand strokes.

 Pen tool

Draw curves in segments, and preview each segment as you draw.

 B-Spline tool

Draw curved lines by setting control points that shape the curve without breaking it into segments.

 Polyline tool

Draw connected curves and straight lines in one continuous action.

 3-Point Curve tool

Draw a curve by dragging from starting point to the endpoint and then positioning the center point.

 Smart Fill tool

Create objects from overlapping areas, and apply a fill to those objects.

 Smart Drawing tool

Convert freehand strokes to basic shapes or smoothed curves.

 Rectangle tool

Draw squares and rectangles by dragging in the drawing window.

 3-Point Rectangule tool

Draw rectangles at an angle.

 Ellipse tool

Draw circles and ellipses by dragging in the drawing window.

 3-Point Ellipse tool

Draw ellipses at an angle.

 Polygon tool

Draw polygons by dragging in the drawing window.

 Star tool

Draw uniform, outlined star.

 Complex Star tool

Draw stars that have intersecting sides.

 Graph Paper tool

Draw a grid.

 Spiral tool

Draw symmetrical and logarithmic spirals.

 Basic Shapes tool

Draw triangles, circles, cylinders, hearts, and other shapes.

 Arrow Shapes tool

Draw arrows of various shape and direction.

 Flowchart Shapes tool

Draw flowchart symbols.

 Banner Shapes tool

Draw ribbon objects and explosion shapes.

 Callout Shapes tool

Draw labels and speech bubbles.

 Text tool

Add and edit paragraph and artistic text.

 Table tool

Draw, select, and edit tables.

 Parrallel Dimension tool

Draw slanted dimension lines.

 Horizontal or Vertical Dimension

Draw horizontal or vertical dimension lines.

 Angular Dimension tool

Draw angular dimension lines.

 Segment Dimension tool

Display the distance between end nodes on single or multiple segments.

 3 Point Callout tool

Draw a callout with a two-segment leading line.

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