Fills an enclosed area
or selected objects with a hatch pattern, solid fill, or gradient
Ribbon: Home tabDraw
panelHatchNot available on the ribbon
in the current workspace
When the ribbon is active, the Hatch Creation
contextual tab is displayed. When the
ribbon is off, the Hatch
and Gradient dialog box is displayed.
If you enter -hatch at
the Command prompt, options
To prevent the creation
of an enormous number of hatch lines, the maximum number of hatch
lines created in a single hatch operation is limited. This limit
prevents memory and performance problems. However, you can change the
maximum number of hatch lines with the HPMAXLINES
Choose from several methods
to specify the boundaries of a hatch.
- Specify a point in an area that is enclosed
- Select objects that enclose an area.
- Specify boundary points using the -HATCH
- Drag a hatch pattern into an enclosed
area from a tool palette or DesignCenter.