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1046 1046  
1047 1047  == **Mouse and keyboard selection** ==
1048 1048  
1049 -FEM-Design offers various selection modes to select objects for requiring and modifying their properties and for editing. If selection is possible, the available selection modes appear in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]](%%).
1049 +FEM-Design offers various selection modes to select objects for requiring and modifying their properties and for editing. If selection is possible, the available selection modes appear in the (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**(%%).
1050 1050  
1051 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image070.png||alt="figure_selection modes"]]
1051 +(% style="text-align:center" %)
1052 +[[image:1584540453885-722.png]]
1052 1052  
1054 +(% style="text-align: center;" %)
1053 1053  Figure: Selection modes displayed in the Command line
1054 1054  
1055 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image058.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Use [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image068.png||alt="icon_Space"]] to restart selection, if you make mistakes while selecting.
1057 +|[[image:light.png]]|Use [[image:1584540503252-693.png]] to restart selection, if you make mistakes while selecting.
1056 1056  
1057 1057  == **Box selection** ==
1058 1058  
1059 -Rectangular selection box can be defined with two points placed with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image071.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse button. Depending on the box definition, the box selects elements:
1061 +Rectangular selection box can be defined with two points placed with the [[image:1584540512028-683.png]] mouse button. Depending on the box definition, the box selects elements:
1060 1060  
1061 1061  * that are fully in the defined rectangular area                       →     the end corner of the box is on the right from the start one,
1062 -* that are fully or partly (intersected) in the defined area   →     the end corner of the box is on the left from the start one.
1064 +* that are fully or partly (intersected) in the defined area  →     the end corner of the box is on the left from the start one.
1063 1063  
1064 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image072.png||alt="selection1.png"]]
1066 +(% style="text-align:center" %)
1067 +[[image:1584540526312-870.png]]
1065 1065  
1069 +(% style="text-align: center;" %)
1066 1066  Figure: Box selection modes
1067 1067  
1068 1068  == **Object selection** ==
1069 1069  
1070 -Use [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] on an object to select it directly. If you click on a common part of more objects, the first drawn one will be selected.
1074 +Use [[image:1584540537074-157.png]] on an object to select it directly. If you click on a common part of more objects, the first drawn one will be selected.
1071 1071  
1072 -Holding [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image074.jpg]] pressed and by using [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image071.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] objects can be added to or subtract from the current selection.
1076 +Holding [[image:1584540558567-862.png]] pressed and by using [[image:1584540564551-407.png]] objects can be added to or subtract from the current selection.
1073 1073  
1074 1074  == **Selection of same type elements** ==
1075 1075  
1076 -It is a quick selection to select visible elements defined with the same command (e.g. selection of all walls created by the //Wall// command). Just hold down [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image064.png||alt="icon_Shift"]] and select on element (e.g. one wall element) with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] , and all same type elements will be selected (e.g. all walls) independently their properties differ or not.
1080 +It is a quick selection to select visible elements defined with the same command (e.g. selection of all walls created by the //Wall// command). Just hold down [[image:1584540570950-302.png]] and select on element (e.g. one wall element) with [[image:1584540539457-811.png]] , and all same type elements will be selected (e.g. all walls) independently their properties differ or not.
1077 1077  
1078 1078  == **Select all** ==
1079 1079  
1080 -Depending on the current command, all visible elements (e.g. for the //Edit > Move// command) or all visible same type elements (e.g. for the //Properties// tool) will be selected by using [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image075.png||alt="icon_Ctrl"]] and [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image076.png||alt="icon_keyA"]] together.
1084 +Depending on the current command, all visible elements (e.g. for the //Edit > Move// command) or all visible same type elements (e.g. for the //Properties// tool) will be selected by using [[image:1584540593271-434.png]] and [[image:1584540601842-916.png]] together.
1081 1081  
1082 1082  == **Multiple-selection** ==
1083 1083  
1084 -* ‘+’ sign is drawn if multiply selection is active (by pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image077.jpg]] )
1085 -
1086 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image078.jpg]]
1087 -
1088 +* ‘+’ sign is drawn if multiply selection is active (by pressing [[image:1584540591106-171.png]] )
1089 +[[image:1584540614110-832.png]]
1088 1088  * The selection box has different colours depending on the way of the selection:
1091 +(% start="1" style="list-style-type:lower-alpha" %)
1089 1089  *1. By ‘left-to-right’ selection (the included objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is blue.
1093 +[[image:1584540634349-461.png]]
1094 +
1095 +*1. By ‘right-to-left’ selection (all intersected objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is green.
1096 +[[image:1584540674388-107.png]]
1097 +
1098 +*1. By area selection (e.g. to print the selected area) the colour of the selection box is grey.
1099 +[[image:1584540696608-820.png]]
1100 +
1090 1090  
1091 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image079.jpg]]
1102 +Multiple selection can be ended by [[image:1584540709849-138.png]] + [[image:1584540542433-847.png]]**// //** (it has the same effect like pressing [[image:1584540722536-649.png]] ).
1092 1092  
1093 -1.
1094 -11. By ‘right-to-left selection (all intersected objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is green.
1104 +* For pressing [[image:1584540712365-549.png]] + [[image:1584540544465-727.png]]**// //** in the application window (without any active tool palette) the quick menu appears.
1105 +* When a tool palette (e.g. Beam tool palette or Point load tool palette) is active, for pressing [[image:1584540715819-107.png]] + [[image:1584540546512-678.png]]**// //** the properties of the items belonging to the active window appear.
1095 1095  
1096 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image080.jpg]]
1097 -
1098 -1.
1099 -11. By area selection (e.g. to print the selected area) the colour of the selection box is grey.
1100 -
1101 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image081.jpg]]
1102 -
1103 -Multiple selection can be ended by [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image082.jpg]] + **//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] //** (it has the same effect like pressing[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image083.jpg]] ).
1104 -
1105 -* For pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image082.jpg]] + **//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] //** in the application window (without any active tool palette) the quick menu appears.
1106 -* When a tool palette (e.g. Beam tool palette or Point load tool palette) is active, for pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image082.jpg]] + **//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] //** the properties of the items belonging to the active window appear.
1107 -
1108 1108  == **Filter selection** ==
1109 1109  
1110 1110  Filter is a pop-up window in the workspace, which helps to select the requested objects easily for all kind of editing and modifying functions. When clicking on it, the following appears:
1111 1111  
1112 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image084.png]]
1111 +[[image:1584540735817-825.png]]
1113 1113  
1114 -With the cursor pointing on Point support group **”+”**, **“-“ **and ”&” buttons appear, enabling the user to add or remove point support group elements. If you want to select most, but not all of the point support groups, you should click **”+”**, and then “Continue” for deselecting the few individual supports not needed for the selection.
1113 +With the cursor pointing on Point support group **”(% style="color:#27ae60" %)+(%%)”**, **“(% style="color:#c0392b" %)-(%%)“ **and ”(% style="color:#f1c40f" %)**&**(%%)” buttons appear, enabling the user to add or remove point support group elements. If you want to select most, but not all of the point support groups, you should click **”(% style="color:#27ae60" %)+(%%)”**, and then “Continue” for deselecting the few individual supports not needed for the selection.
1115 1115  
1116 -The ”&” button works as an “AND” boolean operator: If you want to select the columns on the second storey, you have to click **”+” **at column and then ”&” at storey 2.
1115 +The ”(% style="color:#f1c40f" %)**&**(%%)” button works as an “AND” boolean operator: If you want to select the columns on the second storey, you have to click **”(% style="color:#27ae60" %)+(%%)” **at column and then ”(% style="color:#f1c40f" %)**&**(%%)” at storey 2.
1117 1117  
1118 -After closing the Filter palette, it can be switched on again by a right click on any toolbar, or on the main menu zone. Another way is available through Settings>All…>Environment>General>View
1117 +After closing the Filter palette, it can be switched on again by a right click on any toolbar, or on the main menu zone. Another way is available through Settings>All…>Environment>General>View, where filter palette can switched on and off:
1119 1119  
1120 -where filter palette can switched on and off:
1119 +[[image:1584540811194-956.png]]
1121 1121  
1122 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image085.png]]
1121 +User defined filter [[image:1584540834379-665.png]] in Tools menu is a function for saving some frequently used selections. If you define a filter of your own, it will appear at the bottom of the list. When defining, a name has to be given and then desired objects have to be selected. A window appears “Filter has been created.”After this, if needed, with properties ”?”, the name of the block can be modified; with “+” you can add other members, and with “-“, you can remove undesired ones.
1123 1123  
1124 -User defined filter [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image086.emz]] in Tools menu is a function for saving some frequently used selections. If you define a filter of your own, it will appear at the bottom of the list. When defining, a name has to be given and then desired objects have to be selected. A window appears “Filter has been created.”After this, if needed, with properties ”?”, the name of the block can be modified; with “+” you can add other members, and with “-“, you can remove undesired ones.
1123 +It also can be exploded with [[image:1584541535319-672.png]] :
1125 1125  
1126 -It also can be exploded with[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image087.emz]] :
1125 +[[image:1584541545545-912.png]]
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1128 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image088.emz]]
1129 -
1130 1130  At first (like in the figure above) “OK” is grey, but after clicking on Explode button “OK” becomes active. Don’t forget to validate the explosion with “OK”, before closing this window.
1131 1131  
1132 1132  = Point/Direction Editors =
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