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Fireworks Extensions

Path Points Commands

Posted October 01, 2004 by senocular

Version: Fireworks MX

Commands to alter Fireworks path points.

  • Flip Handles Horizontally/Vertically: Flips handles of selected points.
  • Handles Length From Pred/Succ: Adjusts lengths of a selected points' handle to match the length of the other
  • Rotate Handles 90/180 Degrees: Rotates selected points' handles accordingly
  • Round Positions: Rounds the positions of selected points to the nearest whole number
  • Round to Half Positions: Rounds the positions of selected points to the nearest .5 value
  • Smooth: Smooths the selected points to be rounded
  • Straighten: Removes handles from selected points providing a straight corner
  • Straighten Pred/Succ: Removes Predecessor or Successor handles from selected points providing a straight corner for that side
  • Swap Handle Positions: Swaps the locations of selected points' handles
  • Tangent Handles From Avg/Pred/Succ: Sets the handles of a point to be tangent with each other (further rotation of a handle will affect the other)
  • Move/Rotate/Scale Selected Points: Moves, rotates or scales selected points based on values provided in prompts. Scaling and rotation is based on the center of the selected points.

Run these commands from your Commands > Path Points menu.

Version History:
8.5: Added Move/Rotate/Scale Selected Points
8.4: Initial public release