The ExtractPt command places point objects at curve control points or edit point locations, surface and text control point locations, and polygon mesh vertices.


Select curves, surfaces, or polygon mesh objects.

Rhino creates point objects for every control point in the object.

To extract selected points only

1. Turn on the control points or the edit points on an object.
2. Select the control or edit points to duplicate.

Command-line options


Specifies the layer for the results of the command.


Places the results on the current layer.


Places the results on the same layer as the input curve.


Places the results on the same layer as the target surface.

See also

Extract object sub-elements

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