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FS#630 - Select entities by type

Attached to Project: QCAD
Opened by -- (clive) - Saturday, 16 June 2012, 15:49 GMT+1
Last edited by Andrew (andrew) - Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 11:57 GMT+1
Task Type Feature Request
Category Main
Status Closed
Assigned To Andrew (andrew)
Operating System All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3 RC5
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


please see:

from LeoP

” What would be really useful is a method to select entities by type, rather than by location or layer.

It could have a user interface like the snap command with buttons for the entity type to select, or like the line command with a drop-down box.

This would enable one to quickly select e.g. all texts in a drawing for subsequent attribute modification. Now one has to select each text individually if the texts are scattered over the drawing and layers...”

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Closed by  Andrew (andrew)
Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 11:57 GMT+1
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  View > Selection Filter
Comment by Stefan (stefan) - Saturday, 04 August 2012, 10:55 GMT+1