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Edit Element types within a Selection

Ken

When you are working in large complex model with a lot of details, you sometimes want to edit a ‘type of element’.  For example, you may select a bunch of elements and data on a floor plan but want to do something simple like change the color of the Dimension text or the font used on Zone names. 

Rather than try to filter out the correct elements - leave the selection active and then simply double click on the appropriate Tool.

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