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Illustrator: How to create a circular arc with rounded edges


Question

I am trying to draw a circular arc with rounded edges like in the picture below, but I failed miserably. Could anyone please help with step by step explanation ?!

circular arc with rounded edges

2015/03/23
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3/23/2015 9:24:00 PM

Accepted Answer

Draw a circle.

Delete 2 anchor points on the circle

Apply a thick stroke

Set the stroke options (on the Stroke Panel) to have rounded end caps.

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Pressing F1 and reviewing the help files may be helpful. These are very basic operations for Illustrator.

2015/03/23
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3/23/2015 9:27:00 PM