Cinema 4D / BodyPaint 3D Program Documentation Reference Cinema 4D Cinema 4D Prime Select Menu
Function available in CINEMA 4D Prime, Visualize, Broadcast, Studio & BodyPaint 3D

Main selection tools

The following four tools offer various types of selection possibilities for selecting objects, points, edges and polygons.

In addition to the common methods of selecting objects in the viewport, the Live Selection orRectangle Selection tool can be used to make selections by simply clicking on a given object’s splines or other lines contained by that object (for light sources, click on one of the lines that make up the light’s cone).

Adding to or removing from the selection:

When working with interactive selection tools: The last selection made can be undone by pressing the Esc key - as long as you have not yet let go of the mouse button.