Selecting Objects - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Civil

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3D Design and Visualization
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Intergraph Smart 3D
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12.1(2019)

All objects in the Civil task have properties that you can edit. Using the Select command on the vertical toolbar, you select the object that you want to edit or work with.

An important part of the Select command is the Locate Filter box that appears on the ribbon. The Locate Filter box contains the available, pre-defined filters for the Select command. When you choose a filter in the Locate Filter box, the software allows you to select only the filtered objects in a graphic view and in the Workspace Explorer.

The Civil task includes these filters:

Civil Entities

Allows you to select all Civil-related objects.

Control Points

Limits your selection to control points. You define the location of a control point with the Insert > Control Point command.

Equipment

Limits your selection to equipment. You can place equipment using Place Designed Equipment . For more information, see Place Designed Equipment.

Equipment Components

Limits your selection to equipment components. You can place equipment components using Place Designed Equipment Component . For more information, see Place Designed Equipment Component.

Openings

Limits your selection to openings. You can place openings using Place Opening . For more information, see Place Opening.

Shapes

Limits your selection to shapes. You can place shapes using Place Shape . For more information, see Place Shape.

Slab

Limits your selection to slabs. You can place slabs using Place Slab . For more information, see Place Slabs.

Slab Assembly Connection

Limits your selection to slab assembly connections.

Solids

Limits the selection of items to solids within an equipment object.

Trench Features

Allows you to select all of the individual trench features, such as straight and turn features.

Trench Footings

Limits your selection to trench parts of group type Trench Footing.

Trench Other

Limits your selection to trench parts of group type Trench Other.

Trench Parts

Allows you to select all of the individual trench parts, such as walls, footings, and slabs.

Trench Runs

Allows you to select the entire trench run, that is, the collection of all straight and turn features in the trench run.

Trench Slabs

Limits your selection to trench parts of group type Trench Slab.

Trench Straight Features

Limits your selection to individual straight features of a trench run.

Trench Curve Features

Limits your selection to individual curve features of a trench run.

Trench Turn Features

Limits your selection to individual turn features of a trench run.

Trench Walls

Limits your selection to all trench parts of group type Trench Wall.

Wall Assembly Connections

Limits your selection to wall assembly connections.

Wall Parts

Limits your selection to wall parts.

Wall Systems

Limits your selection to wall systems. A wall system contains one or more wall parts. You can place wall systems using Place Wall . For more information, see Place Walls.

All

Allows you to select any object, even objects created in another task.

More

Select the More... option at the bottom of the list to display the Select Filter dialog box. The Select Filter dialog box displays all of the simple filters that are set up to accept object type or system objects as discrimination data. You can then select additional filters to add them to this list. Only the selection of filters is available; all other options are disabled. For more information, see Select Filter Dialog Box in the Common User's Guide.

Inside Fence

Allows you to select all objects entirely inside the fence.

 Overlapping Fence

Allows you to select all objects entirely inside the fence and those objects outside but touching the fence at some point.