This is a really simple question but I am new to this.

I just started using blender on my Mac and I created a Bezier curve while following along with a tutorial.

I have toggled to edit mode, and am trying to select the endpoints in order to manipulate the curve. However, I am unable to click the endpoints to select them. I can rotate (using R) and move the curve (by pressing G) but I can't select the endpoints to drag them aroundenter image description here or the tangent lines.

Is there a quick fix for this? I am totally stuck :(


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    $\begingroup$ You can only select vertex and handles directly, not tangents or segments. Clicking on them should suffice. Why are there small numbers near your cursor? $\endgroup$ – Duarte Farrajota Ramos Jun 30 '17 at 19:14

In blender select objects by right mouse button instead left mouse button. Left mouse button is used to place a 3d cursor.

If you want to change it - you can do this in file -> user preferences -> input tab. But it is recommended to stay as it is

  • $\begingroup$ Crantisz, thank you so much! I appreciate your help $\endgroup$ – Jane Watson Jun 30 '17 at 19:31

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