Add and connect shapes

Add a shape

1. Pick a category in the Shapes pane:

More ShapesQuick Shapes, …

2. Choose a shape and drag it to the drawing page.

Add and automatically connect shapes

1. Aim at a shape until the AutoConnect arrows display around the shape.

If you don’t see the AutoConnect arrows, press View > AutoConnect.

2. Point to the arrow that points the desired direction to add a shape, and choose a shape from the mini toolbar.

If you want a shape apart from those listed on the mini toolbar, drag a shape from the Shapes pane to an AutoConnect arrow.

Connect shapes

1. Choose Home > Connector.

2. Drag a connector from one shape to another.

3. Once you’re done, click the Pointer Tool.

Add text to a shape

1. Click the shape.

2. Enter the text.

3. After you’re done, select beyond the shape or press Esc.

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