Inset Tool ¶
This tool creates a slightly smaller or bigger polygon of the selected one.
Move the cursor over a desired polygon and start to drag a mouse. Then you’ll see that the polygon outline will be bigger or smaller. Release
LMB to be done. Try to change the properties in the inspector if necessary. And press
SPACE to confirm.
- Multiple Inset
If several polygons are already selected when
Inset Toolis activated,
Insetwill be applied to them at once.
- Repeat the previous
SHIFT + LMBon a desired polygon repeats the previous inset.
Steps - Single Inset¶
Inset Toolwith no selection.
Click on a polygon you want to apply Inset to.
Drag the cursor to define thickness.
Thicknessproperties if necessary
SPACEor start another inset action to confirm.
Steps - Multiple Inset¶
Inset Toolwith some polygons selected using
Start to drag the mouse from a polygon or adjust
If necessary, adjust
Propertiesto give the precise value.
SPACEto complete or Press
Creates an inset of the selected polygon.
SHIFT + LMB
Duplicates the previous inset.
Confirms the current inset.
Cancels the current inset or exit Inset tool.
How smaller or bigger the polygon is. This is the distance between the starting point and the current point.
- Type (for
Individual- Each selected face is inset on its own.
Inset Tooloperates on the region around selected faces
- Bridge Edges
Links corresponding edges between the original polygon and the inset polygon.