Select Objects Page
 
 
 

Use this dialog box to select the objects to include in the cleanup process and the objects to anchor.

To select and anchor objects for drawing cleanup

To save Drawing Cleanup settings as a profile

Click Tools tabMap Edit panelClean Up. At the Command prompt, enter mapclean.

If you have previously saved your drawing cleanup settings in a profile file, click Load to reload those settings.

Objects To Include In Drawing Cleanup

Select objects to clean up. In general, you can clean up linear objects only (lines, arcs, circles, and polylines), although a few cleanup actions also support points, blocks, text, and mtext. Unsupported object types are ignored.

Select All

Select all objects.

Select Manually

Specify any layer or feature class filters, select this option, then click to select objects in the drawing.

Layers

Select the layers used for object selection. Enter the layer names, or click the button to select from a list. You can use wild-card characters. To use all layers, enter an asterisk (*).

Objects that are not on the selected layers are filtered out during objection selection. The status line shows how many objects are selected and how many were filtered out.

Object Classes

Select the object classes used for object selection. Enter the class names, or click the button to select from a list. You can use wild-card characters. To use all object classes, enter an asterisk (*).

Objects that are not in the selected object classes are filtered out. The status line shows how many objects are selected and how many have been filtered out. If your map does not contain object classes, these options are not available.

Objects To Anchor In Drawing Cleanup

Select the objects to anchor. Anchored objects are used as reference points during cleanup and are not altered or moved; objects being cleaned will be moved towards anchored objects. You can anchor linear objects, points, blocks, text, and mtext.

Select Manually

Temporarily close the Select Objects page so you can select the objects to anchor. Press Enter when you are finished.

Layers

Select the layers used for anchor selection. Enter the layer names, or click the button to select from a list. You can use wild-card characters. To use all layers, enter an asterisk (*).

Objects that are not on the selected layers are filtered out during objection selection. The status line shows how many objects are selected and how many were filtered out.

Object classes

Select the object classes used for anchor object selection. Enter the class names, or click the button to select from a list. You can use wild-card characters. To use all object classes, enter an asterisk (*).

Objects that are not in the selected object classes are filtered out. The status line shows how many objects are selected and how many have been filtered out. If your map does not contain object classes, these options are not available.

Other

Load

Load a profile file that contains drawing cleanup settings you saved previously.

Save

Save your drawing cleanup settings in a profile file for later use.

Next

Move to the next drawing cleanup page.

Displays the Select Actions page.