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jdonnelly1977
tool switching problems
on Apr 12, 2005 at 7:53:30 pm

For example, if I'm using the rotate tool, I cannot select anything without first selecting the select tool, select what I want, THEN select the rotate tool to rotate it. I always have to switch back to the select tool to select something before I can use any other tool on it.
How do I change this setting?


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Sean Fennell
Re: tool switching problems
on Apr 13, 2005 at 12:34:24 am

I think the main problem is the entire rotate tool manipulator is a hotspot for the rotation transformation. You can't select "through" the manipulator. The other manipulators are the same way, they just don't have as large of a screen footprint. So short answer is you can't turn it off because you'll lose the functionality of the manipulator


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