PICKSTYLE (EXCEPT OS X) system variable

Pick style

Specifies the selection of groups and associative hatches. The value of PICKSTYLE is stored as a bitcode using the sum of the values of all selected options.

Ctrl-H toggles PICKSTYLE 0/1 if 0 or 1 and 2/3 if 2 or 3.



Saved in:



0 to 3

Default value:


Possible options:

0: No group selection or associative hatch selection

1: Group selection if a member of a selectable group is selected, all members of the group are selected

2: Associative hatch selection the hatch and its boundary are selected, no matter what is picked (the hatch or the boundary).

3: Group selection and associative hatch selection