I've got a simple drawing in Illustrator consisting of multiple rectangles. I will need to handle that in code later one and saved the document as SVG.
The rectangles come out as
<rect /> nodes in SVG format.
Is there a clean way to convert the rectangles from primitive types to a path in Illustrator ? If so, how ?
So far my hacky solution was to use Object > Path > Simplify and because I was dealing with simple boxes with no transformations applied I've also ticked the Straight Lines. This worked well for boxes (kept the same number of vertices and look)
Is there a cleaner/less hacky way to convert a primitive to a path in Illustrator ?