This command acquires all the styles of an object and sets them as default styles. Once you have acquired the style of an object, you can assign it to other objects of the same type using the Set Styles command.

To acquire all styles of the object

  1. Select the object from which to acquire the styles.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Choose the Get styles command.

    • Click the Get style button.


This command captures all styles of an object and sets them as current styles. For example, using this command on a rectangle, the following styles are read: pen style, fill style, shadow style. If you only want to acquire the pen style, you must use the Get Style command in the Pen Style panel.

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