Marking menus appear
at the mouse pointer when you use certain key and mouse button combinations.
They allow you to quickly select an action from a small list.
Marking menus are common
in the Maya interface:
To select an item from a marking menu
- Show the marking menu through one of
the methods listed above (for example, hold q and press the left
- With the mouse button held, drag in the
direction of the item you want to select.
It doesn’t matter how
far you drag or if you hit the item exactly. This allows you to
make the drag very quickly with a little practice.
Dragging over an item
with a submenu attached shows the submenu.
- Release the mouse button to select the