It bothers me when I use brushes for stroke of a path/shape. Is there a feature to change the starting point of stroke in a shape/reverse direction of a path?
Check the Attributes panel...
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If it's an open path, click the starting point (not the ending point) with the pen tool. If it's a closed path, you'll have to cut it. Otherwise, duplicate the brush and reverse ("flip along") its direction and apply it to the path. Or find or write a script to do the job. Illustrator doesn't seem to want you to reverse a path, unless it's a compound path.
You won't need to duplicate the path. Just select it and then edit the options for this object. There's a button in the brushes panel for that.
You can use the Scissors Tool.
Click anywhere along your path and it will become the starting point of the shape.
That wasn't the initial request in 2012.
Anyway, in newer versions of Illustrator there is an Object > Path > Reverse Direction command.
Thank you so much. This is exactly what worked
It is the little things! I have needed this a few times and now can easily accomplish the task in a way that makes sense!