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Software for drawing lines, squares, curves etc.

  1. Jun 7, 2010 #1

    Fredrik

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    I need something that I can use to draw a few simple 2D images, that don't have to look pretty. I really mean "draw" (with the mouse) and not generate from a formula, and a minimum requirement is that the program can at least let me try to draw a smooth curve with the mouse and then smooth it out for me, so it looks roughly like something I could have drawn with a pencil. (I don't think MsPaint can do that). It would also be nice (but not necessary) if I can select a shape I have drawn and rotate it by any angle.
     
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  3. Jun 7, 2010 #2
    paint.net is bit better than mspaint
     
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  5. Jun 8, 2010 #4

    Fredrik

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    Thanks guys. Paint.net looks like it's just for editing photos. Dia appears to be good enough for my current purposes.
     
  6. Jun 8, 2010 #5

    hotvette

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    I've found Excel pretty useful for some basic drawing.
     
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