Data multiselection

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Data multiselection

Data multiselection is very useful tool when working with data. You can restrict operations on data by selecting only necessary records. You can select multiple rows or multiple columns. Selected data can be bulk optimized, closed/opened (plans), copied (to plans or to clipboard), deleted, printed, exported, etc.

Selecting multiple rows using mouse

When you click on any data row and the Ctrl key is pressed, the additional single row is selected.

When you click on any data row and the Shift key is pressed, all the next rows are selected.

Selecting multiple columns using mouse

When you click on column title the Shift key is pressed, the column is selected.

Now, when you click on other column and the Ctrl key is pressed, this column is added to selection.

Selecting multiple rows or columns using keyboard

When the Shift key is pressed and the user presses Up/Down arrow key (also PgUp/PgDn), the Rows selection is performed. When the Shift key is still held and the user presses Left/Right arrow key (also Home/End), the Rows selection is changed to cells selection.

When the Shift key is pressed and the user presses Left/Right arrow key (also Home/End), the columns selection is performed. When the Shift key is still held and the user presses Up/Down arrow key (also PgUp/PgDn), the selection is changed to cells selection.

XD_MsgTip

Tip: It is possible to apply both, filter and data multiselection when working with data.

Following represents rows multiselection.

1D_RowsSelect

Following represents columns multiselection.

1D_ColsSelect