CuteDraw 2.0 Help System

Selecting a Shape or Multiple Shapes

Select a shape

Select multiple shapes

Select shapes in a group

Unselect a shape or multiple shapes

Select a shape

  1. Move over the shape you want to select, the mouse will become cross pointer.

  2. Click the shape.

Notes

If the shape has been selected, once you select again, it will be unselected.

If several shapes overlapped and you click the intersectant region, the shapes will be selected in order.

     

Select multiple shapes

  1. Click on toolbar.

  2. Click blank area in the drawing and drag to the position you want.

  3. All the shapes in the rectangle you drag will be selected.

To select the shapes you want one by one, you can:

  1. Click on toolbar.

  2. Click any shape you want to select.

  3. Press CTRL, click the shapes you want one by one.

Notes

If you click the selected shape in the multiple selection, it will be unselected.

The first shape you select has the thick magenta.

Select shapes in a group

To select a group, click one of the shapes in the group. The group's rectangular border appears. Then click any shape inside the group to select that shape.

Notes

 The sub shapes and group shape will be selected in order when you click the shapes in the group.

          

You can press CTRL to select multiple shapes in groups.

Unselect a shape or multiple shapes

  • Select the selected shape or shapes again, it or they will be unselected.

  • Click any place blank in the drawing.

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