Applied Parameters: None
This command is used to extend a column selection by one line down from the current cursor position.
Access to this command is made using the Alt+Shift+Down Arrow keyboard shortcut only.
Simply select the base character(s) of text at the required position in the document and launch the command. The selection will be extended, in a column whose width is defined by the original character selection, one line down.
Repeatedly use this command to extend the selection in this column downward by further lines.
- You can control column selection specifically by using Alt+Click-and-Drag.
- Hold Alt+Shift keys down while using different arrow keys, to build a selection block within the document.
- Column selection is disabled if word wrapping is enabled.