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#1 2017-09-07 20:02:37

JimBarry
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Registered: 2017-09-07
Posts: 1

iD: how to remove a relation?

I created a feature by accident and I'd like to delete it.

When I select the feature and right-click, the context tool menu shows that the Delete tool is disabled.

When I mouse hover the Delete tool the popup message says:

"This feature cannot be deleted because it is part of a larger relation. You must remove it from the relation first."


1. I don't know how to remove the relation.
2. I didn't realize I had created a relation.
3. I don't want to create a relation.
3. I don't know how or why to create a relation, so I must've done it by accident.

Additional info:
Sorry if this is a dumb question, but I did first search the help and the forums, and examined every tool on the UI.

Thanks in advance!

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#2 2017-09-08 06:37:47

escada
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Registered: 2011-08-13
Posts: 1,165

Re: iD: how to remove a relation?

This was also asked on the help, so perhaps an answer pops up there.

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#3 2017-09-08 07:23:30

scai
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Registered: 2011-11-20
Posts: 157
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Re: iD: how to remove a relation?

According to an older question at help.openstreetmap.org iD will automatically delete the relation once it is empty.

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#4 2017-09-08 16:49:18

Klumbumbus
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Registered: 2014-01-12
Posts: 435
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Re: iD: how to remove a relation?

Maybe you didn't create the relation but it was already there. Please give a link to the object you want to delete.

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