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You can activate the filters of selection, these filters can be activated independently from/to each other:


 By activating this filter, you can click on components of the assembly (parts or subassembly). If this filter is activated all alone, as soon as you click on an entity it is the component entirety which is selected.

 By activating this filter, you can click on voluminal bodies. If this filter is activated all alone, as soon as you click on an entity it is the bodies whose entity belongs which is selected.

 By activating this filter, you can click on surface bodies (plan, face or surface). If this filter is activated all alone, as soon as you click on an entity it is the face or the surface which is selected.

 By activating this filter, you can click on curves of sketch, edges or axes. If this filter is activated all alone, an edge of a volume or a surface, an axis or a curve can be selected.


The filters can be combined so that the selection mixes all the types of entities. Here the list of the entities which can be crossed:

  • Curves of 2D sketch or 3D
  • Edges of surface or voluminal bodies
  • Axes
  • Faces of surface or voluminal bodies
  • Plans
  • Voluminal or surface bodies
  • Components parts (Assembly only)
  • Component assemblies (Assembly only)