PCB Layout CAD : Various Convenient Functions

Convert to Line

Filled Polygons/Planes/Cutouts/Keep Out Areas/Design Rule Areas can be converted to connected Lines and Arcs.


Filled Polygon



Keep Out Area

Design Rule Area


Convert to Line
(1) Select the polygon that you want to convert to a Line.
(2) Right click
Select => [Convert to Line].

A confirmation message stating, "Do you want to delete the objects before the conversion?" will be displayed.
Click either "Yes" or "No".

"Yes": Objects will be deleted before the conversion.
"No": Objects will not be deleted before the conversion. It becomes two; the object before conversion and after conversion.

  The selected polygon will be converted to a Line.