Splitting Polygon Objects
Concept Procedure Quick Reference

To split a polygon object

  1. On the command line, enter mpsplit. Press Enter.
  2. Select the polygon to split.
  3. Specify the line to split the polygon:
    • To split the polygon by drawing a line, enter d.

      Click in the drawing to specify the first point for the line.

      Click to specify the next point, or enter a to draw an arc. For more information on drawing arcs, see ARC in the AutoCAD Help.

    • To split the polygon by using an existing line, enter s. Select the line or lines.
  4. To copy attached data from the original polygon to the two new polygons, enter y.

    Otherwise, the data is deleted.