Solution

1 Start with a rounded rectangle vector shape, as shown below.

Rounded rectangle shape

2 Select the Convert Point Tool, which is in the flyout menu for the Pen Tool (p). Click once on each of the two anchor points, as shown below, to convert them from curve points to angle points.

Converting the anchor points

Selecting the bottom two anchor points

Selecting the bottom two anchor points

Converting the anchor points

Use the Direct Selection Tool (4) to make a selection around the two bottom-most anchor points on the shape. To indicate that they have been selected, the points will turn from white squares to filled squares, as shown at right.

Delete the anchor points by pressing Backspace or Delete on the keyboard. Your image should now resemble the one shown at right.

With the Pen Tool (p), click first on the bottom anchor point j' "

on the left-hand side, and then on the point on the right-hand side, as shown at right. This will draw a line Cl°sing the shape connecting the two points and complete the shape, which is shown below.

Deleting the two points

Deleting the two points

Completed rounded tab button

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