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Registered: ‎06-08-2012
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Selecting faces vs part

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06-08-2012 09:12 PM

I'm running 2012, and once in a while while in an assembly, I can no longer select the part in the display (alike to selecting the part in the browser) and instead can only select faces of parts. I think I minght be hitting something when I right click, though I'm unsure. Anyone know what I'm doing or how to reverse it? thanks in advance.

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Re: Selecting faces vs part

06-09-2012 12:06 AM in reply to: JeffLaFlamme

Sound like you have changed your filter for the Selection Tool. From the Quick Access Tool bar, select the Selection Filter Drop-Down list and make sure you have "Select Component Priority" selected.

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