Std BoxSelection (Caixa Seleção)

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Std BoxSelection

Menu location
Edit → Box selection
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also
Std BoxElementSelection, Std SelectAll


The Std BoxSelection command selects objects from a user defined rectangular area, a box, in the 3D view.


  1. There are several ways to invoke the command:
    • Select the Edit → Box selection option from the menu.
    • Use the keyboard shortcut: Shift+B.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Drag a rectangle from left to right to select objects whose geometric center lies inside the rectangle.
    • Drag a rectangle from right to left to select objects whose bounding box is (partially) inside the rectangle, or touches it.