How to close a curve by joining all nodes in CorelDraw

When importing a techincal drawing to CorelDraw from a DXF or a PDF one often gets many lines that one would like to join to a single closed curve. There is no single command to do this in CorelDraw X4 (and probably in later versions neither), so third parties are offering this for money.

But there is a free way to do it:

That's it. The last three steps are necessary because the Close Path command does not reduce the nodes well, and you end up with two nodes in the same position.

How to assign a keyboard shortcut to a command:

If you have any questions, feel free to email me (haertle @ uni-bonn . de). Daniel Haertle Creative Commons License