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First published by:
Adrian Juman
on Wed, Dec 31 2008
Last revision by:
Ravinder Punj
on Wed, Mar 3 2010
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Quick Duplication

Four ways to duplicate objects in CorelDRAW other than Copy and Paste:

  1. Ctrl + D: to put a duplicate "Duplicate Distance" away.
  2. Numpad +: to duplicate with zero offset.
  3. Right-click (a   sign will appear) while moving, rotating, or transforming objects and then release to drop a duplicate.
  4. Spacebar while moving, rotating, or transforming objects.

To change the Duplicate Distance

  1. Select nothing (click on blank space on the drawing window)
  2. Type values in the X (Horizontal offset) and Y (Vertical offset) boxes on the Property Bar

Or click Tools > Options > Document > General then type values in the X and Y boxes.

Recent Comments

By: Cobaidh Posted on Thu, Jan 29 2009 14:23

I have found the right click to be the quickest. You can also use Ctrl D to repeat the dupe and added transformation using the same increments. Duplicate an object then manually move, rotate, enlarge, etc. then hit Ctrl D again and see what happens.

By: Ravinder Punj Posted on Wed, Mar 3 2010 7:10

Thanks alote. spacebar is new for me.

but right click option is quick form me.

By: Judy White Posted on Thu, Apr 8 2010 13:43

THANKS!  I love learning new tricks with corel!!!

By: weknow Posted on Wed, May 19 2010 17:42

ctrl + R will repeat the duplicate

By: Ron Mayer Posted on Sun, Feb 27 2011 11:43

This was helpful.. You have no idea.....

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