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I want to draw a rectangle and place the top left corner at coordinates x=3, y=7 using a millimeter scale (or inch scale). How do I accomplish this? Thanks in advance for any response.

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Draw the rectangle to somewhere. Select it.

In the info bar click "top left" in the reference point selector

Type the wanted coordinates to X and Y placement coordinate boxes. Here the coordinates are 7 mm and 8 mm:

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  • Thanks so much! I have a different version of AI and figured out just the way you explained! – Asiim Jun 24 at 17:20

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