Using the Identify Entity Control


The Identify Entity command identifies the selected entity and provides some ways in which it may be modified. The Identify Entity dialog displays the entity type, associated project, associated layer or label, and some options for modifying the entity.

  1. From the Tools menu, choose Identify Entity or, from the Common toolbar, select image\identify_entity_button.jpg
  2. Select by positioning the pickbox cursor on the entity and clicking the left mouse button.
  3. The Identify Entity dialog will appear, describing the selected entity.
  4. Select any changes that you wish to make and then click on the OK button.
  5. Click the Cancel button to terminate the command without taking any action.