By default, a drag selection will select all components under the mouse. This can be a problem when viewing the scene in shaded
mode since your selection may include components hidden from your view.
You can use to only select components with a clear line-of-sight to the camera. This ensures that you don’t accidentally select components
you can’t see.
To turn on
- Open the with any of the transformation tools active.
- In the section, turn on under the setting.
Now, if you select objects in your scene, Maya only selects the components unobstructed by other components from the camera’s point of
You can also turn on from the window (). The option can be found in the section under .
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