Altium Designer Documentation

Must Hold Shift To Select

Modified by Phil Loughhead on Jun 19, 2017


The Must Hold Shift To Select dialog.

Summary

The designer can define which primitives require holding Shift to select.

Access

Access Schematic - Graphical Editing page of the Preferences dialog and enable the Shift Click To Select option. Then click the Primitives button (which becomes enabled by enabling the aforementioned option).

Options/Controls

  • Tree List Object Kind - Toggle the Use Shift status for each primitive in this list. Use the All On or All Off buttons to toggle all in one go.
  • All On - Click this button to select all primitives in the list to be used when the Shift To Select feature is used.
  • All Off - Click this button to disable all primitives in the list.

Click OK to save changes and exit the dialog.

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