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Selecting by color

Discussion in 'Corel' started by BIG_RED, Oct 17, 2006.

  1. BIG_RED

    BIG_RED New Member

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    Hi all, I was wondering if anyone knew if there is a way to select all the objects in a file that have the same fill color or stroke color. Like in Illustrator you have alot of selection options to get a hold of whatever you want real quick. I know that omega and signlab also have easy ways to select everything with the same fill. It's got to be there somewhere right? where should i look?

    thanks
    steve.
     
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  2. Geary

    Geary Very Active Member

    AI is the only program I've ever worked with that can "select same fill" or "select same stroke" colors....etc.


    ~Gear
     
  3. iSign

    iSign Major Contributor

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    Omega can do that. I'm 99% sure signlab & flexi can as well, but I couldn't tell you where to look. I'd be very surprised if Corel couldn't do it too.
     
  4. GAC05

    GAC05 Major Contributor

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    Edit tab > Find and Replace > Find objects > Begin new search > Fills

    should get you there

    wayne k
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  5. 2NinerNiner2

    2NinerNiner2 Very Active Member

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    as per Wayne K and also visually via the Object Manager: Tools > Object Manager...
    ...click the + sign to expand the layer; Ctrl-click the items to select all of the same colour then select any other colour in the palette to change them all...or perform any other operation on the selection :)
     
  6. BIG_RED

    BIG_RED New Member

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    hey wayne thanks for the tip, that find wizard is pretty neato although not quite as streamline as i had hoped but it will work for me.
    hey whats up niner, yeah i love the object manager i use it all the time its just hard when you have a bungload of curves and objects all over the place ya know.
     
  7. DRPSignsNGrafix

    DRPSignsNGrafix Very Active Member

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    in flexi it's as easy as clicking edit,select by attributes, then select what you want fill,stroke,effect,shape.
     
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