Select the Rectangle tool (U) .
Draw rectangular shapes with the Rectangle tool
The Rectangle tool allows you to draw rectangular shapes (vector and pixel-based) and paths (shape outlines).
Use the Options bar to customize tool settings, like Fill, Stroke, Width, and Height, to get the effect you want.
Draw shapes or paths on the canvas.
- Draw a rectangle: Drag diagonally in any direction.
- Draw a square: Hold down the Shift key and then drag diagonally in any direction.
- Draw from the center out: Position the crosshairs where you want the center of the shape or the path to be, hold down Alt (Windows) or Option (macOS), and then drag diagonally to any corner.