Provides a variety of modes for splitting graphic elements: Split mode, in which the selected element is divided into an equal number of sections, Segment mode, in which equally spaced points are placed along the selected element, and Split/Segment at Point, in which you can split the selected element at a specific point.
In Split mode, points display (as x's) on the selected object indicating where it will be divided. In the following illustration, the circle has been divided into four sections:
In Segment mode, points display on the selected object indicating where the segments have been spaced. In the following illustration, notice that the circle is segmented by four equally-spaced points.
In Split/Segment at Point mode, each point you specify on the selected object displays as . In the following illustration, the line is divided at the point that was specified.