So here's what you're going to do...let's say you want to modify this flourish. First you need to access the edit points. If double clicking the design doesn't bring up the edit points, you'll need to right click the design to make it a compound path. Then double click to get the edit points.
Now before I learned this trick I would click one point and then either hold down shift and click a bunch more and perform the action (delete, move, etc). That works well..but I like stuff that is FAST and easy which is where this little edit points trick comes in.
On a MAC you want to...
Hold Down Shift + ALT on your keyboard while using your mouse to drag a selection box around the points you want to select.
On a PC you want to...
Hold Down SHIFT on your keyboard while using your mouse to drag a selection box around the points you want to select.
Watch what happens when I click Delete Point... all of the selected edit points are deleted and the two at the cut off point are automatically joined.
I mean how fast and easy is that?! I love Silhouette Studio hacks!! Here are 7 more of my favorite Silhouette Studio keyboard shortcuts!
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