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Q1:  I can't Drag to Select multiple ellipses (each is on its own layer).  Is this something in my Snapping Settings?  

Q2:  at the Bottom pop up menu when move tool is active are the following choices:  Add to selection; select under; select inside; about center; and then 6 more small icons  -- what are these for???

here is what my current Snapping settings are:

Note that under Document> Snapping:

there are these settings: (is this why I can’t drag/select multiple objects?)

Enable Snapping is turned OFF

Force Pixel Alignment is turned OFF

Preset is set to Custom

Candidates is set to Candidates List (greyed out as Enable Snapping is OFF)

Show Snapping Candidates is OFF

Max Candidates is set to 6; Tolerance is set to 8

Force Pixel Alignment is OFF

Move by whole pixels is Blue (ON)

Only snap to visible layers is ON

Snap to grid is OFF

Snap to Guides is ON

Snap to Spread is ON

Include Spread Midpoints is ON

Snap to shape keypoints is OFF

Snap to layer geometry is OFF

Snap to layer bounding boxes turned ON

Include box midpoints:  ON

Snap to gaps and sizes:  OFF

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Snapping shouldn't make a difference when drag selecting, make sure the Move Tool is being used. There is an option in the apps Preferences >  Tools > Select object when intersects selection marquee. This just means that any objects that have overlapping bounding frames are selected as well.

If you are still having issues with drag selecting can you do a quick screen recording.

The built in help shows what each of the icons are for on the Context toolbar when the Move Tool is selected.

 

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