Showing Object Fill or Wireframe

  • Double-click the Fill Mode tool and select the desired Wireframe option.


  • From the Edit menu, select Preferences.
  • Click Tools tab.
  • Select Show Fills in the list.
  • Select the desired Wireframe option.
  • Click OK.

When the Show Fill option is enabled, every vector object is displayed with its fill. When disabled, only the outline will be visible.

To show or hide the fill, from the View menu, select Show Fills.

When Show Fills is disabled, the outlines can be displayed using the following modes:

Show Fills Enabled Show Fills Disabled (Show fill color)
Show Fills Disabled (Show layer color) Show Fills Disabled (Show path direction)


Show path direction : The outlines are displayed using three colors: green for clockwise paths, magenta for counterclockwise paths, and gray for open paths. Selected objects will still be displayed using the layer color.