Creating Centroids for Polygons
Concept Procedure Quick Reference
 
 
 
NoteThis procedure applies only to drawing objects. It does not apply to features from a feature source.

To create centroids for polygons and closed polylines

  1. Click Create tabDrawing Object panelCreate Centroids. At the Command prompt, enter mapcreatecentroids.
  2. In the Create Centroids dialog box, specify whether to create centroids for all closed objects or only for selected closed objects. If only for selected closed objects, select the polygons and closed polylines.
    Tip Click the Quick Select tool to view and filter the object type as you select objects.
  3. Specify the layer on which the centroids should be created.
  4. Specify the block to use for centroids, or use ACAD_POINT.
  5. Click OK.