# POLYGON command

Creates a closed polyline in the shape of a polygon.

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Alias: POL

## Description

Creates a closed polyline in the shape of an equal-sided polygon. Options allow you to specify the center, number of sides, edge length and angle, and the distance from the center to the vertex or midpoint of an edge.

## Method

This command has 1 method to begin creating a polygon:

- Set number of sides

## Options within the command

- Set number of sides
- Allows you to begin creating a polygon by specifying the number of sides between 3 and 1024.

- Set center of polygon
- Specifies the center point of the polygon.

- Select midpoint of side
- Specifies the location of the midpoint of a polygon line segment. The location of the midpoint defines the size and angle of the polygon.

- Width of line
- Specifies the width of the polygon line segments. All segments have the same width.

- Multiple Polygons
- Creates multiple polygons with the same size and orientation when using the Set center of polygon option. Continue placing polygons until you press Enter to end the command.

- specify by Edge
- Specifies the endpoints of one edge of the polygon to define its size and angle.

- specify by Vertex
- Specifies the location of a vertex of the polygon. The location of the vertex defines the size and angle of the polygon.