How do I crop an object

Asked by Paul Evans on 2010-12-28

I just want to crop an object from one side or the other and also remove a square shaped corner of an object

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Baljeet Singh (baljeetsingh) said : #1

you can select the portion of the object and then click delete.....

Karl Brand (brandk) said : #2

Exactly how to select a *portion* of an object? Clicking any part of the object with the "selector tool" selects the entire object, not the desired portion. TIA!

Mrs Lyn Glynn (misty46) said : #3

I to would like to know where in the program inkscape can you crop an object or part of what ever you are working on

jazzynico (jazzynico) said : #4


You can either use the eraser tool (destructive, see or set a clip on the part of the object you want to keep (non destructive, see


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