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All I could see are single lined shapes. Tried in properties, could not find it.

How do I draw double lined shapes. For ex: Double lined rectangles, ovals, diamonds, lines.

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migrated from Sep 23 '11 at 4:28

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This can be accomplished by creating a custom line pattern and then using that line pattern on the shapes where you want the double lines. Where the line pattern looks like this:

The full set of steps is a bit involved and involves some nuances that are hard to describe in text, so I have put the instructions and a link to a screencast showing exactly how this is done below:

I'd recommend starting by watching the screencast first, because then you'll get a quick overall understanding of the process.

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