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Modifying entities - Selecting entities - To complete the Fence, press Enter.

Quick Select

Specifies the filtering criteria and how you want progeCAD to create the selection set from that criteria.

Applies the filtering criteria to the entire drawing or to the current selection set (if one exists). To select a group of objects to which you want to apply the filtering criteria.

To create the selection set
  1. Do one of the following:
  2. On the Properties Palette toolbar, click the Quick Select tool (
  3. ).
  • Type qselect and then press Enter.
  • Select the type of objects to include in the filter criteria.
  • Select the object property for the filter.
  • Set an option button in How to apply section to specify whether you want the new selection set to include or exclude objects.
  • Set the check box Apped to Current Selection Set whether the selection set create is append to the current selection set.
Element Type
  1. Specifies the type of objects to include in the filtering criteria. If the filtering criteria are being applied to the entire drawing, the Object Type list includes all object types, including custom.
Properties
  1. Specifies the object property for the filter. This list includes all searchable properties for the selected object type. progeCAD determines the sort order alphabetical for the properties.
How to Apply
  1. Specifies whether you want the new selection set to include or exclude objects that match the specified filtering criteria.
  2. Choose:
  3. Include in New Selection Set to create a new selection set composed only of objects that match the filtering criteria.
  4. Exclude from New Selection Set to create a new selection set composed only of objects that do not match the filtering criteria.
Append to Current Selection Set
  1. Specifies whether the selection set created by QSELECT replaces or is appended to the current selection set.