Polar Coordinate

Toolbar / Icon:
Menu: Snap > Polar Coordinate
Shortcut: S, O
Commands: snappolar | so


Defines a point by entering an absolute or relative polar coordinate.


  1. Start this tool when you have to specify a point and want to do so by entering a polar coordinate.
  2. Enter the polar coordinate (radius and angle) in the options tool bar and choose if it is an absolute coordinate or a relative one (relative to the relative zero point).
  3. Click the OK button or press Enter to confirm the input and set the coordinate: