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.


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 '19 at 17:20

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