An easy way to change the number of sides of polygons in illustrator.

Published in Design

If you want to know how to change the number of side of polygons in illustrator, here are two tricks:
1) Click on the polygon tool and click on your art board. Illustrator will allow thou to input the amount of side you want the polygon to have. After you click OK, the polygon will appear and you can move or resize it.
2) An easier way is to click and drag to create the polygon, but while you are dragging, use the up and down arrows to change the amount of side.