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Persistent Selection - can it be turned off?

Onshape seems to default to persistent selection for everything.  Is there a way to turn that off?  Maybe I'm old fashioned but I really dislike it.


  • MBartlett21MBartlett21 Member, OS Professional, Developers Posts: 2,019 EDU

    There is no way to turn it off. To deselect, you can either use Space, or you can click in whitespace (if it is not in a parameter entry).
    mb - draughtsman - also FS author: View FeatureScripts
  • LKRENZLERLKRENZLER Member Posts: 30 ✭✭
    edited October 2020
    Thanks guys.  I still don't like it but if it can't be changed then I guess there's not much choice.  It's just far more common for me to want to pick one thing than many so I'm constantly having to get rid of previous selections.  It's strange there is no alternative.  Cheers.
  • craigBorrowscraigBorrows Member Posts: 2
    I agree with LKRENZER, just let me use shift for selection. 
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