Move a node of a path

To move a node, drag it with the mouse. Make sure the path is visible and selected in the Object Explorer, and the Contour/ Dot Set/ Path Edition tool is selected in the Toolbar. Move the mouse until you point to the center of the node to be moved. The mouse cursor changes from  to  as shown in Figure 1. Click the left button and keep it pressed while moving the mouse to drag the node.

Figure 1: Selection and dragging of a node.

Alternatively, move a node by using the keyboard. Move the mouse until you point to the center of the node. The mouse cursor changes from  to . Click the left button to select the node. The center of the selected node will be highlighted  appearing as a solid red circle as shown in Figure 1. Now, use the arrow keys to move the node one pixel in the direction indicated by the pressed key.