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Expanding an image tracing

Expanding an image tracing: No Drawing Necessary: Custom Shapes in Photoshop
Expanding an image tracing: No Drawing Necessary: Custom Shapes in Photoshop

Your auto-trace may contain unwanted details that aren’t attached to your core custom shape. In which case, convert your Image Trace object to a static, compound path outline by clicking on the Expand button in the Properties or Control panel. Then choose the Ungroup command, Shift-click on the main path to deselect it, and press the Backspace or Delete key to get rid of all the excess garbage. Finally, apply the Simplify command.

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