Points have numerous utilizations in AutoCAD drawings. They are utilized for development purposes, to help you locate a direction. You can discover a point utilizing the NODE object snap. Now and then, they are utilized as symbols, particularly the more noticeable point styles.

The default point style is a simple dot, however it's difficult to see. A few controls determine a specific kind of point style, for example, a x, a cross, or a circle. AutoCAD accompanies 20 point styles, so you can for the most part locate the one you require. You would for the most part characterize the point style to start with, and after that utilization the POINT command, yet in the event that you change the point style, AutoCAD changes the style of existing focuses in like manner.

The points are not visible in the current view because by default point style is a simple dot we should change point size and style define the point style first, and then use the POINT command .

The following steps show how to set point style and size :-

In classic view form main menu click format drop down click point style.

  • Another option type in command line (DDPTYPE ) or (P TYPE) then hit enter key
 Set Point Style



In drafting and annotation view go to home menu click utilities drop down click point style.
  • Another option type in command line (DDPTYPE ) or (P TYPE) then hit enter key

how to set point style and size in autocad

how to set point style and size in autocad


In the point style dialog set your style and points size and click ok.

 Set Point Style

For more details see below video.