How do you use the knife tool in Illustrator?

How do you cut straight with a Knife tool in Illustrator?

To make it cut straight, hold down ALT (PC) or Option (Mac). Hold down the Shift key, too, if you want to cut perfect vertical, horizontal or 45 degree lines.

How do you use the knife tool in Photoshop?

Click and drag over the area you wish to make into a slice. Release the mouse button – Photoshop automatically creates the necessary number of slices, with the active slice highlighted. Using the slice select tool, you can move and resize slices by dragging inside a slice, or by dragging the handles.

Where is the Knife tool in Illustrator?

You can find the Knife tool under the Eraser Tool. There isn’t a keyboard shortcut for the Knife tool. Draw through the shape to cut. You can make a freehand cut or straight cut.

How do you erase part of a shape in Illustrator?

Click and hold the Knife tool in the Tools panel and select the Scissors tool. Click in two places on the inner circle as shown. Select the cut segment with the Selection tool and press Delete to remove it. Repeat this step to cut and delete a small segment from the outer circle.

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