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What is the best way to create an arc arrow in AD? I used the brush tool one of the forum participants posted but they take forever to make them smooth and perfectly rounded. They never look clean. Would love this option built in and easy...

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What is the best way to create an arc arrow in AD? I used the brush tool one of the forum participants posted but they take forever to make them smooth and perfectly rounded. They never look clean. Would love this option built in and easy...

 

You could use the donut shape tool and adjust the start/end angle and add a triangle as the arrowhead.

 

 

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You could even use the reply icon from the Assets library.

 

View > Studio > Assets


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Something like this?

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I wish I could take credit for this idea but it is something ronnyb posted back in January of 2015.

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