Choose a Method to Modify Objects

Access object editing options using the following methods:

Methods Descriptions
Command line Enter a command and then select the objects to modify. Alternatively, select the objects first and then enter a command.
Shortcut menu Select and right-click an object to display a shortcut menu with relevant editing options.
Double-click Double-click an object to display the Properties palette or, in some cases, a dialog box or editor that is specific to that type of object. (You can specify the double-click action for each object type by customizing a CUIx file and loading it into the program.)
Grips Control grip behavior with the following methods:
  • Grip Modes. Click a grip and right-click to select one of the Grip modes (Stretch, Move, Rotate, Scale, or Mirror).
  • Multi-functional grip-editing options. Select a polyline, spline, or non-associative polyline hatch object and hover over a grip to access additional options for reshaping the obejct.
See Also
Quick Reference
System Variables