The Quick Select dialog box is a simple filtering device that helps you select the objects you want. For more advanced filters and for when you want to save filters, use the FILTER command.
There are 4 ways to open Quick Select in AutoCAD:
- Home tab> Utilities panel>Quick Select
- With no command active, right-click in the drawing area and choose Quick Select
- Click the Quick Select button in the Properties palette
- Type qselect on the command line.
Here’s a simple drawing with some lines and blocks. I use this drawing to show you how to use Quick Select in the video below.
Here’s the Quick Select dialog box. You use it by working your way from the top down.
Watch the video tutorial below to see how to use the Quick Select feature.
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