This command allows you to draw a PCB with a circular or elliptical shape by specifying the two opposite vertices of the rectangle that circumscribes the area.

  1. Choose the command PCB » Board » Profile » Ellipse or click the tool in the toolbar.

  2. Specify the start vertex.

  3. Complete the ellipse by specifying the final vertex. You can use the pointing device or you can open the dialog box for entering values. In the dialog box, the coordinates of the final vertex can be specified as follows:

    • By typing the point coordinates directly.

    • By specifying the offset from the starting point.

    • Specifying the inclination of the line relative to the horizontal axis and its length.

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