Quick Reference

Fills an enclosed area or selected objects with a gradient fill.

Access Methods


 Ribbon: Home tabDraw panelGradientNot available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu: DrawGradientNot available in menus in the current workspace
 Toolbar: Draw 


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.

A gradient fill creates a smooth transition between one or two colors.