Chapter 26. Controlling Selection With Preferences 5:49

  • A whole chapter on selection, got my attention!
  • Andy says that it is one of most important skills
    • Vector programs are called object-oriented
  • This lesson is all about the Selection Tool (V)
  • You can hide the bounding box of an object
    • How do you reshape the object?
      • Use the tools from the toolbar
  • Preferences → Selection & Anchor Display
    • Tolerance
      • How close you are to an anchor point before AI informs you that you are there
      • Nice to set it to one so that you are operating precisely
  • Shift-Click to select multiple objects
  • Command-Drag on an object to move all of them