The Vector Shape window ( Figure 7.2 ) works much like the Paint window, though it has a much simpler tool palette ( Figure 7.3 ).
Figure 7.2. The Vector Shape window contains a tool palette and workspace for creating vector shapes .
Figure 7.3. Here's a closer look at the Vector Shape window's tool palette.
There are several things you can do in the Paint window that you can't do in the Vector Shape window: You can't hide the tool palette, you can't use rulers, and you can't drag a cast member directly to the Stage. Otherwise, if you're comfortable with the basic operations of the Paint window, you'll be at home in the Vector Shape window as well.
To open the Vector Shape window:
To view or edit an existing vector-shape cast member:
To create a new vector-shape cast member:
To zoom in or out: