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How to select all the objects that have bylayer color?

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04-09-2010 02:33 PM
How to select all the objects that have bylayer color? in this case i need the green ones



Please, see the attached image that shows my question.
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*Dave Jones
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Re: How to select all the objects that have bylayer color?

04-09-2010 03:41 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060
On 4/9/2010 2:33 PM, jamal432@gmail.com wrote:
> How to select all the objects that have bylayer color? in this case i need the green ones
>
>
>
> Please, see the attached image that shows my question.

highlight an object, right click, select Quick Select, Apply to: Entire
Dwg, Object Type: Multiple, Properties: Color, Operator: =, Value: ByLayer
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Dave - DDP
Acad 2010 and Revit 2010
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260
*Murph
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Re: How to select all the objects that have bylayer color?

04-09-2010 05:07 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060
Only if the OP has the subscription advantage pack for 2010, or 2011 or a
vertical that has select similar command. : )


Select by layer first, then select by color = bylayer. Look at the radio
buttons in the dialog box. Include/excluded and the append options.

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Murph
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On 4/9/2010 2:33 PM, jamal432@gmail.com wrote:
> How to select all the objects that have bylayer color? in this case i need
> the green ones
>
>
>
> Please, see the attached image that shows my question.

highlight an object, right click, select Quick Select, Apply to: Entire
Dwg, Object Type: Multiple, Properties: Color, Operator: =, Value: ByLayer
--
Dave - DDP
Acad 2010 and Revit 2010
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260
*Dave Jones
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Re: How to select all the objects that have bylayer color?

04-10-2010 07:35 AM in reply to: JamaL9722060
On 4/9/2010 5:07 PM, Murph wrote:
> Only if the OP has the subscription advantage pack for 2010, or 2011 or a
> vertical that has select similar command. : )
>

interesting...I don't believe I have the advantage pack for 2010
installed as I just did a reinstall of Acad a couple of weeks ago and
neglected to install it (I think). How would one tell if it is installed
or not?
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Dave - DDP
Acad 2010 and Revit 2010
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260
*Dave Jones
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Re: How to select all the objects that have bylayer color?

04-10-2010 10:39 AM in reply to: JamaL9722060
On 4/10/2010 7:35 AM, Dave Jones wrote:
> On 4/9/2010 5:07 PM, Murph wrote:
>> Only if the OP has the subscription advantage pack for 2010, or 2011 or a
>> vertical that has select similar command. : )
>>
>
> interesting...I don't believe I have the advantage pack for 2010
> installed as I just did a reinstall of Acad a couple of weeks ago and
> neglected to install it (I think). How would one tell if it is installed
> or not?

I did not have the SAP for 2010 installed and had no problem selecting
objects that were ByLayer color with my stated method. I now have SAP
for 2010 installed and it made no difference in how Quick Select works.
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Dave - DDP
Acad 2010 and Revit 2010
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260

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