Use this procedure to remove the vertices of external
or internal contours.
Delete vertices tool
From there, select one of the following methods for vertex
The mouse pointer updates to reflect the
A single point selection is deleted and the
shape is redrawn connecting the adjacent points. Once one or more vertices are
enclosed in a completed rectangle or polygon window area, then those vertices
are deleted and the adjacent vertices to those are connected.
a single vertex
to delete; the mouse pointer changes to a double-line cross-hair ()
one corner of a
rectangle window; the mouse pointer changes to a rectangular selection icon
the first vertex
of a polygon window; the mouse pointer changes to a polygonal selection icon