Clipping an Image
Concept Procedure Quick Reference

To clip an image

  1. At the Command prompt, enter imageclip.
  2. Select the image to clip. You can clip one image at a time.
  3. Press Enter or type n to create a new clip boundary.
  4. Type r to create a rectangular boundary, or type p to create a polygonal boundary.
  5. Pick the points to define the clip boundary. You must pick at least three points to define a polygonal boundary.

To restore the image, use these steps: At the Command prompt, enter imageclip. Type off.

You can modify the clip boundary by defining a new boundary for the image or by using object grips.

You can also choose to show or hide clip boundaries by changing the image display properties in the Properties palette.