# Plane

The **Plane** command draws a rectangular planar surface.

## Insert a plane

Steps:

- Pick two points for the opposite corners of a rectangle.

Or, select one of the options to draw the rectangle in a different way.

Plane

## Command-line options

**(Default)**

Draws the rectangle using two opposite corners.

**3Point**

Draws the rectangle using two adjacent corner locations and a location on the opposite side.

**EdgeMidpoint**Draws the rectangle from the midpoint of the first edge, an end of the edge, and a location on the opposite side.

**Vertical**

Draws the rectangle perpendicular to the construction plane.

**Center**

Draws the rectangle from the center point and a corner.

**AroundCurve**

Draws a rectangle perpendicular to a curve.

Steps:

- Select a curve and pick the center of the rectangle on the curve.

**Deformable**

Sets the degree in the u and v directions and the point count in the u and v directions.

**UDegree/VDegree**Sets the degree of the surface in the u and v directions.**UPointCount/VPointCount**The number of control points in the u and v directions.