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Select Object

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10-18-2012 02:18 PM
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Is there a way to select a xref by the name?

I would like to use it in a script along with Draworder, moving the xref to the back.

But this option is not in the list: 

Select Object: Window/Last/Crossing/BOX/ALL/Fence/WPolygon/CPolygon/Group/Add/Remove/Multiple/P
revious/Undo/AUto/SIngle/SUbobject/Object.

 

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Re: Select Object

10-18-2012 04:19 PM in reply to: akbarg

You can use a line of lisp to do it for you:

(ssget "x" '((2 . "*Parcel*")))

 

Replace "*Parcel*" with the name of the xref you want to select. Or use wildcards as I did...what I show will select all Inserted blocks (which includes Xrefs) whose name includes Parcel. It is not case-sensitive.

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Re: Select Object

10-19-2012 05:05 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

Thanks!

It did the job!

Have a nice day!

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Re: Select Object

10-19-2012 05:10 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

This choice should be included in SELECT command!

 

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