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System Options > Selection




Get/Set Methods

Return Value


Default bulk selection method - Lasso or Box


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swEdgesDefaultBulkSelection, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value

True to use a lasso for bulk selection, false to use a box

Selection of hidden edges - Allow selection in wireframe and HLV modes


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swEdgesHiddenEdgeSelectionInWireframe, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value

Specifies whether to allow selection of hidden edges or vertices in Wireframe and Hidden Lines Visible modes

Selection of hidden edges - Allow selection in HLR and shaded modes


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swEdgesHiddenEdgeSelectionInHLR, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value

Specifies whether to allow selection of hidden edges or vertices in Wireframe and Hidden Lines Visible modes

Enable selection through transparency


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swDisplayEnableSelectionThroughTransparency, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value

Specifies whether to enable selection of opaque objects behind transparent objects in graphics area or selection of nearest object regardless of transparency

Enhance small face selection precision


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swEnhanceSmallFaceSelectionPrecision, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value

Specifies whether to enable selecting small entities more easily



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