Selection Methods and Tools

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Introduction

Before you can modify an item on a graphic page you need to select it using one of the selection tools.

The Graphics Editor provides two selection tools:

Comparison of Select Shape and Select Point Tools

Feature Select Shape Select Point
Movement Moves entire items Moves individual points
Scaling Supported Not supported
Rotation Supported for shapes Not supported
Clipboard Transfers whole shapes Transfers part of a shape
Properties Edits the properties of groups Edits the properties of the group contents

Further Information

Graphic Editor Toolbar

For the different tools available to edit graphic pages.

Keyboard Shortcuts

For a complete list of keyboard shortcuts.

Graphic Editor

For information about editing graphic pages in Fernhill SCADA.

Glossary

For the meaning of terms used in Fernhill SCADA.