Delete part of a path

To delete part of a path

  1. In the Tools panel, click Direct Selection Cc295130.6dd6571f-c116-451d-8dd2-1f88b8406362(en-us,Expression.30).png.

  2. Select the path containing the segment to delete, and then select the segment so it becomes highlighted.

  3. Click DELETE.

Note

For a quick reference of modifications that you can make to a path, see see Direct Selection tool modifier keys and Pen tool modifier keys.

See also

Tasks

Draw a free-form path

Draw a curve

Add or remove a point on a path

Change the shape of a curve

Redefine control handles for a point on a path