# Quadrado

Sketcher CreateSquare |

Menu location |
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Sketch → Sketcher geometries → Create square |

Workbenches |

Sketcher |

Default shortcut |

G P 4 |

Introduced in version |

0.15 |

See also |

Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon |

## Description

The Sketcher CreateSquare tool creates a square. introduced in version 1.0: This is the same tool as Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon but with the number of sides preset to 4.

## Usage

See also: Drawing aids.

- There are several ways to invoke the tool:
- Press the Square button.
- Select the
**Sketcher → Sketcher geometries → Create square**option from the menu. - Use the keyboard shortcut: G then P, then 4.

- For further steps see Sketcher CreateRegularPolygon.

Sketcher

**General:**Create sketch, Edit sketch, Attach sketch, Reorient sketch, Validate sketch, Merge sketches, Mirror sketch, Leave sketch, View sketch, View section, Toggle grid, Toggle snap, Configure rendering order, Stop operation

**Sketcher geometries:**Point, Polyline, Line, Arc, Arc by 3 points, Arc of ellipse, Arc of hyperbola, Arc of parabola, Circle, Circle by 3 points, Ellipse, Ellipse by 3 points, Rectangle, Centered rectangle, Rounded rectangle, Triangle, Square, Pentagon, Hexagon, Heptagon, Octagon, Regular polygon, Slot, Arc slot, B-spline by control points, Periodic B-spline by control points, B-spline by knots, Periodic B-spline by knots, Toggle construction geometry

**Sketcher constraints:****Dimensional constraints:**Dimension, Horizontal distance, Vertical distance, Distance, Auto radius/diameter, Radius, Diameter, Angle, Lock**Geometric constraints:**Coincident (unified), Coincident, Point on object, Horizontal/vertical, Horizontal, Vertical, Parallel, Perpendicular, Tangent or collinear, Equal, Symmetric, Block**Other constraints:**Refraction (Snell's law)**Constraint tools:**Toggle driving/reference constraint, Activate/deactivate constraint

**Sketcher tools:**Fillet, Chamfer, Trim, Split, Extend, External geometry, Carbon copy, Select origin, Select horizontal axis, Select vertical axis, Array transform, Polar transform, Scale transform, Offset geometry, Symmetry, Remove axes alignment, Delete all geometry, Delete all constraints

**Sketcher B-spline tools:**Convert geometry to B-spline, Increase B-spline degree, Decrease B-spline degree, Increase knot multiplicity, Decrease knot multiplicity, Insert knot, Join curves

**Sketcher visual:**Select unconstrained DoF, Select associated constraints, Select associated geometry, Select redundant constraints, Select conflicting constraints, Show/hide circular helper for arcs, Show/hide B-spline degree, Show/hide B-spline control polygon, Show/hide B-spline curvature comb, Show/hide B-spline knot multiplicity, Show/hide B-spline control point weight, Show/hide internal geometry, Switch virtual space

**Additional:**Sketcher Dialog, Preferences, Sketcher scripting

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