Selecting and moving objects


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Selecting and moving objects

Now let's start interacting with objects in SketchUp. Now we're first going to learn how to select and move objects. So we have a very simple scene here with a couple of different objects. Now if we want to select them, we can use the Select tool here, we'll find it on our toolbar, or if you go into Tools, you'll see it's Select. And the hotkey for that is space. So whenever you hit the space bar, it always go back to the Select tool. Now once I have the Select tool open, I can just left click on any object to select it.

Now, notice how it highlights in blue. If I want to select multiple objects, all I have to do is Shift and select. If I keep the Shift key held down, I can toggle objects on or off. Now, I can also left-click and drag, and rubber band select multiple objects. Now, clicking off of the objects de-selects them. Now, if I want to move objects, I can use the Move tool. Again, it's under Tools > Move. The hot key is M. You can also find it here in the toolbar.

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Selecting and moving objects
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Selecting and moving objects provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 2013 Essential Training

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