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Select by Buffer

Use the Select by Buffer tool Buffer to generate a listing of features based on a selection.

Before activating the Select by Buffer tool Buffer, ensure that you have a feature set selected.

With a feature set selected click the Select by Buffer tool and choose from the drop-down menu from which layer set you would like to select features. Next specify the buffer distance. If you have multiple layers with selected features you will be required to choose which layers you would like to select features from in the drop-down menu. Click OK to execute your buffered selection.

The number of selected features will be returned to you in the information panel. Click the Extent link to zoom to all features, or Clear to unselect the features. To view a listing of all selected features click Execute report for this set.

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