Multiple selected control operations
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Multiple controls can be selected using the Control+LeftHandMouse Button on controls; the selected controls will be highlighted a yellow with red-handles (for some controls the backcolour may not be visible all the time).
They remain selected until:
This then allows the designer to perform operations through and enhanced context menu - as illustrated below.
The following screenshot illustrates the menus that are available when the mouse is pressed when over the form.
In addition, when a group of items have been selected they can be moved en-bloc - see Moving selected groups for details.
The following screenshot is the menus that are available when the mouse is pressed when over one of a control in a multiple selected group of controls.
Note that the menu options that the additional menu options are: