CAD tip # 6365: Question CAD% platform category The function 'Select similar' (the command, resp. AecSelectSimilar - see the menu Edit and the object context menu) is in older versions (pre-2011) available only in the AEC versions of AutoCAD ( AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD Civil 3D). Using a simple LISP expression you can add this functionality also to a plain AutoCAD. Add the following expression (command) to a toolbar button or context menu: (cadr(sssetfirst nil (ssget'X'(list(cons 0(cdr(assoc 0(entget(car(entsel' nSelect object and all similar: ')))))))))) This function can be then used either in the normal command mode - after you select an object, all entities of the same type are grip-selected; or you can use it on the standard 'Select objects' prompt - there it includes the selected object and all similar objects in a standard selection set of an editing command. Another option is to use the expression: (ssget(list(cons 0(cdr(assoc 0(entget(car(entsel' nSelect object and all similar: ')))))))) This function also prompts for a sample object. Then it asks for a standard objects selection.
Autocad Lisp Programs
From these objects, only those objects will be used which are similar (the same type) to the sample object. ACAD ADT Civil ABS. CAD 34343×.
Hello you fine people. I did not create this lisp but I was hoping I can get some help on a change. My co-workers are using Mechanical 2010 and.
Autocad Select Similar Settings
- PLV - polyline vertices select - use 'PLV to specify a mask by picking (LISP for AutoCAD) 544: 8.1.2010. Select similar objects (type+layer), across layouts.
- At the Select Objects prompt in a subsequent command. The Fence method is similar to. (not available in AutoCAD LT) Allows you to select original.