Reference BodyPaint 3D Tools Menu UV Tools Selections
Function available in CINEMA 4D Prime, Visualize, Broadcast, Studio & BodyPaint 3D

Live Selection


Only the options described below are relevant.


In the Active Tool manager, the Radius setting determines the diameter of the Live Selection brush. You can set values from 0% to 1000%.

Tolerant Edge/Polygon Selection

To use this selection tool, hold down the mouse button and drag over the UV polygons you want to select.

Only Select Visible Elements

If Only Select Visible Elements is enabled, you can only select elements which are visible, i.e., not behind other elements. For example, you can select the polygons at the front a sphere but not the polygons at the back.