To Copy Elements with the Element Selection Tool
Select the Element Selection tool (
Select the element or elements to be copied.
Handles appear on the selected element(s).
- Position the pointer on part of a selected element that is not a handle.
- Begin to drag the element toward the desired location for the copy.
As you drag, press and hold down the <Ctrl> key.
As long as you hold down the <Ctrl> key, the element you are dragging is a copy of the original element.
- Drag the copy to the desired location.