How to Create Rounded Corner Hexagon in photoshop using polygon tool ?

**Image example**


With the Polygonal Tool selected, click the little gear icon on the Control Bar a and then check the Smooth Corners option.

Photoshop CC or CS6:

smooth corners

Photoshop CS5 or CS4:


You may also need to adjust the "Star" options....


  • Which Photoshop do you use ?
    – ahmed amro
    Jul 2 '13 at 20:42
  • That's a screen shot from Photoshop CC, but it looks identical in Photoshop CS6.
    – Scott
    Jul 2 '13 at 20:59
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    Sorry , it makes a circle instead of hexagon ? Do you have any idea pleas why !
    – ahmed amro
    Jul 2 '13 at 22:25
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    I also have the same problem...it draws a circle instead of a hexagon :| No matter how big the shape
    – Nimbuz
    Jan 7 '14 at 11:41
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    It makes edges a way toooo rounded! How to make edges less rounded?
    – Green
    May 6 '17 at 14:38

i have a idea, try this create Hexagon, add thick border from style as shown in image, and follow the instruction 2 and 3 enter image description here

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    Those corners are not rounded for any practical purposes.
    – rootlocus
    Jul 19 '15 at 5:54

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