Export selected objects

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It allows to export one or more objects in the active layer, generating a  shape file (.shp).


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1. Select the objects of the active layer you want to export (polygons, lines or points) and click on the option Export Selected Objects.


2. The following window will come up:


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No. of Selected Objects: It shows the number of objects that will be exported.

File: Enter the name for the new shape file that will be generated.

Attribute selection:  select the attributes of the original structure which are associated to the layer you want to keep for the exported objects.


3. Click on Accept. A window will come up for you to define the destination folder of the file to be exported.