Bezier lines are thick when cropping object from background

Asked by Nicola Best on 2018-07-24

i'm trying to crop an image from it's background and using the bezier tool, which I have done before, now it is showing as a thick line and only cropping what is in that thickness not what i have highlighted to be removed. how do i fix this?

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2018-08-09
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2018-07-24
Best Hachmann (marenhachmann) said : #1

This is just a guess, but the one with the highest probability:

Make sure to set 'Shape' to 'None' when using the B├ęzier tool.

Or, for an existing path, do Path > Remove path effects.

Nicola Best (jdchriss) said : #2

Thanks Hachmann, that solved my question.

Nicola Best (jdchriss) said : #3

Great, thanks for letting me know!

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