NOTE: REMEMBER! Any time you want to repeat a command, click the ENTER BUTTON on the cursor device.
5. USING THE CUT COMMAND
NOTE: The CUT command only works correctly with a CLOSED polyline. All the basic drafts are draw as closed polylines. It is recommended that all flat patterning begins with a plain basic block rather than one that has been processed with seam allowances and labeling.
If you must work from a previously processed pattern, make sure that the pattern outline is a CLOSED polyline. (see section 12.2. for checking and section 11 for CLOSEING a polyline.)
Once you have drawn the slash line, SELECT CUT from the EDIT MENU. The computer will say:
Select Object to be cut (pline):