I was just going through the tutorial HERE and at 2:43 this guy uses the shape builder tool, so in my AI , i have the following:

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Now i am getting the plus sign below my cursor , but inorder to follow the tutorial i need the minus sign , how do i get the minus sign in the shape builder tool ?


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Press and hold Alt while using the Shape Builder tool.

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