WIPEOUT
 
 
 

Creates a wipeout object.

Access Methods

Button

 Ribbon: Home tabDraw panelWipeoutNot available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu: DrawWipeoutNot available in menus in the current workspace
 Command entry: wipeout

Creates a polygonal area that masks underlying objects with the current background color. The wipeout area is bounded by a frame that you can turn on for editing and turn off for plotting.

Specify first point or [Frames/Polyline] <Polyline>: Specify a point or an option

First Point

Determines the polygonal boundary of the wipeout object from a series of points.

Next point: Specify the next point or press ENTER to exit

Frames

Determines whether the edges of all wipeout objects are displayed or hidden.

Enter mode [ON/OFF]:<varies> Enter on or off

Enter on to display all wipeout frames. Enter off to suppress the display of all wipeout frames.

Polyline

Determines the polygonal boundary of the wipeout objects from a selected polyline.

Select a closed polyline: Use an object selection method to select a closed polyline

Erase polyline? [Yes/No] <N>: Enter y or n

Enter y to erase the polyline that was used to create the wipeout object. Enter n to retain the polyline.