How do I select in SketchUp?

How do you select multiple items in SketchUp?

Selecting Things

  1. To add to the current selection, hold down the Shift key and click additional elements. …
  2. To select several elements at once, make a crossing selection or a window selection by clicking and dragging to create a selection box around the elements that you want to select.

How do I select a specific object in SketchUp?

Just click anything in your model to select it (while you’re using the Select tool, of course). To select more than one thing, hold down the Shift key while you click all the things you want to select. The Shift key works both ways when it comes to the Select tool.

What happens when you triple click a face in Sketchup?

When you double-click a face, you select that face and all the edges that define it. Double-clicking an edge gives you that edge plus all the faces that are connected to it. When you triple-click an edge or a face, you select the whole conglomeration that it’s a part of.

How do you select and delete in Sketchup?

To remove a single face, context-click the face and select Erase from the menu that appears. Delete selected geometry. To delete several edges and faces at once, use the Select tool to select all the geometry you want to erase, as shown in the following figure. Then context-click your selection and choose Erase.

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How do you separate components in SketchUp?

Make Unique: Sometimes you want to make changes to only one or a few of the instances of a component in your model. In this case, select the instance(s) you want to edit, right-click one of them, and choose Make Unique from the context menu. This option turns the instances you selected into a separate component.

How do I select a group in SketchUp?

With the Select tool ( ), select all the entities you want to include in your group. Select Edit > Group from the menu bar. Or context-click the selection and choose Group from the menu that appears. Everything in the selection becomes grouped within a bounding box.

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