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Сreating polygons with straight lines and right angles in QGIS

There is a Shape Digitizing toolbar in which has an option to add rectangle using different methods: To show the toolbar, right-click the main menu and select Shape Digitizing toolbar I am using ...
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Сreating polygons with straight lines and right angles in QGIS

No plugin needed In addition to the Shape Digitizing Toolbar it's also possible to add right angles through the Advanced Digitizing Tools. Activate the Advanced Digitizing Tools and lock the angles ...
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Сreating polygons with straight lines and right angles in QGIS

I tried the suggested solutions but found the CADTools plug-in a bit too complicated to get a quick hang of it. Besides, this is a rather simple task. Instead I found the plug-in Rectangles Ovals ...
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Сreating polygons with straight lines and right angles in QGIS

In order to create polygons or lines with specified lenghts en angles you need to enable the advanced digitizing panel. (View--panels-advanced digitizing) Just add vector layer (lines or polygons) ...
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