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"Select Other" not hiding faces

Question asked by Michael Shinn on Apr 21, 2020
Latest reply on Jul 8, 2020 by Christopher Novais

Ever since updating to Solidworks 2020 SP2.0 from 2019 whenever I use the Select Other feature it doesn't hide the top face.


The pop up window still appears, the mouse cursor changes to the same icon, I can select the faces below, and the faces/edges are outlined in red when I mouse over them. Before SW2020, I used this feature frequently, right clicking to hide multiple faces but now the first/top face remains opaque.


I've scoured the options for a setting that relates to this but I can't find it anywhere. It doesn't matter if I'm in a part or assembly. I have select through transparency selected as I always have. I have turned every option on and off in the selection menu under options. 


Has anyone else experienced this? Surely this must be some setting I'm overlooking.