SELECTSIMILARMODE (System Variable)

 
 
 

Controls which properties must match for an object of the same type to be selected with SELECTSIMILAR.

Type: Bitcode
Saved in: User-settings
Initial value: 130

The default value is 130. Objects of the same type are considered similar if they are on the same layer, and, for referenced objects, have the same name.

The setting is stored as a bitcode using the sum of the following values:

0 Object type
1 Color
2 Layer
4 Linetype
8 Linetype scale
16 Lineweight
32 Plot style
64 Object style, including text styles, dimension styles, and table styles
128 Name, for referenced objects including blocks, xrefs, and images