|When you select an old filter, Tekla Structures automatically converts it to a new filter and saves the new filter. The old filter is then removed from the list box.
Defining your own filters
To define your own filters:
1. Click the Selection Filter icon *v , or click Edit > Selection Filter… to open the Object Group – Selection Filter dialog box.
2. Find a filter which has close to the same settings as you need.
3. Modify the settings, then enter a new name in the Save as field.
4. Click Save as, then OK to exit. You can now choose the new filter from the dropdown list.