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The Break button breaks an entity creating a gap in it.

Quick Access Panel: Ico_Break

Ribbon: Editor -> Instruments -> Break

Menu: Tools -> Modify -> Break


To create a gap in an entity:

1. Select the needed entity

2. Press the Break Ico_Break button.

3. Click to set the first and the second points of the gap.


Example - break a circle:

press the Break Ico_Break button;

select a circle:


click to set the first break point on the circle:


click to select the second break point on the circle:


the result is:


Note: For circle and ellipse entities Break operation cuts off a sector between the two points in the clockwise direction.

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