You interactively divide
a parcel into two unequal closed polylines.
To divide one parcel into two new parcels
- In the Data Table,
click the leftmost column for one parcel on Antigua Drive.
Make a note of the address,
so you can compare your results later.
When you click the leftmost
column, you select that entry in the Data Table and
automatically zoom to that parcel in your map.
- Hide the Data Table so
you can see the parcel more easily. On the Data Table title
bar, click (Auto-Hide) .
- When notified that the feature has been
checked out, click Close.
- At the first prompt, “Create new or multipart,”
New splits this parcel
in two pieces. You can create more pieces by selecting Multipart.
can specify the default values for two of these prompts in the Feature Editing Options
. You can turn
off the prompts and always use the default values. In that case,
you see only the third prompt and not the first two.
- At the second prompt, “Generate new feature
ID or use existing,” click New.
This option auto-generates
a unique identifier for the new parcel.
- At the third prompt, “Would you like
to draw or select the line for the split,” click Draw.
- Draw the line for the parcel split and
When you specify the
last point and press Enter, the parcel is split.
To continue this tutorial,
go to Exercise 4: Examine the results.