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how do I avoid selecting nodes below (concealed by) group node?

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To reproduce:
  • create a group node
  • create a standard node
  • cover the standard node with the group node (standard node not visible)
  • drag the marquee over the empty space above the standard node and it is selected

I want to only select nodes that are visible. Any settings I've missed?

 
asked Nov 19, 2015 in Help by grant (470 points)
edited Nov 19, 2015 by grant

1 Answer

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Unfortunately, there is no setting that forces marquee selection to ignore nodes that are completely covered by other nodes.
answered Nov 20, 2015 by thomas.behr [yWorks] (124,120 points)
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