Maybe found another bug in 8

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Wed May 25 10:41:30 EDT 2016


This is what I get:

select

TypekeywordSyntaxselect
SummaryDesignates the paint tool used to select a rectangular area of an image.Introduced1.0OSmac,windows,linux,ios,androidPlatformsdesktop,server,web,mobileExamples
choose select tool
Relatedcommand: choose, select, revRotatePoly
glossary: keyword, paint tool
keyword: image
Description
Use the select keyword to select an area of an image.

When using the Select tool, the cursor is a crosshairs shape. This tool is used to select a rectangle in an image, by clicking one corner and dragging to the opposite corner.

You can drag a selected rectangle to another location in the image or cut, copy, or delete it.

> On May 24, 2016, at 18:51 , J. Landman Gay <jacque at hyperactivesw.com> wrote:
> 
> I do think the new dictionary makes this stuff hard to locate though. Typing "select" into the search field shows the line referring to field text but you actually have to click on it to see the rest of the syntax options. Just scanning the hit list wouldn't give you the idea there was more to it.





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