Highlighting Records Linked to a Selected Object
Concept Procedure Quick Reference
NoteThis procedure applies only to drawing objects. For information about feature data, see Highlighting Features Using the Data Table.

To highlight records linked to drawing objects

  1. Open a linked database table in the Data View. See Opening a Database Table.
  2. In the Data View, click Highlight menuHighlight RecordsSelect Object.
  3. Select the objects in your drawing. Press Enter.
  4. Use the highlighted records toolbar to move to the first, previous, next, or last highlighted record.
  5. Optionally, show only highlighted records. In the Data View, click Highlight menuShow Highlighted Records Only.
Tip To improve performance, create a filter to display only relevant records.

To clear the highlighting, click on the highlight toolbar.

To set the record highlight color

  1. Do one of the following:
    • In the Data View, click Highlight menuHighlight Color.
    • In the status bar, double-click the highlight color.
  2. In the Select Color dialog box, specify a color. Click OK.