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FS#630 - Select entities by type
Opened by -- (clive) - Saturday, 16 June 2012, 15:49 GMT+1
Last edited by Andrew (andrew) - Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 11:57 GMT+1
” 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...”
Tuesday, 17 November 2015, 11:57 GMT+1
Reason for closing: Implemented
Additional comments about closing: View > Selection Filter