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So I have this path that looks like this:

Connected Path

And I want it to look like this:

Unconnected Path

Is there a way to do this without redrawing the path?

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

Try and use the Eraser tool, Shift+E. You can click anywhere to erase that part of a path. Double click the tool or use [ and ] to change the brush size.

Be warned that the eraser will erase any and all paths, unless you make a selection. If something is selected, the eraser will only erase from the selection and leave all other paths intact.

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