# 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