You have a wide range of options when you need to select objects for editing operations.
At the Select Objects prompt, you can select one or more objects individually.
At the Select Objects prompt, you can select many objects at the same time.
You can prevent objects on specified layers from being selected and modified by locking those layers.
You can use object properties or object types to include objects in a selection set, or to exclude them.
You can control several aspects of selecting objects, such as whether you enter a command first or select objects first, the size of the pickbox cursor, and how selected objects are displayed.
A group is a saved set of objects that you can select and edit together or separately as needed. Groups provide an easy way to combine drawing elements that you need to manipulate as a unit.