If I press A it will select the whole object in edit mode. But I need to to select only the top part, like in this picture.

This is a screenshot showing what I need to select:
cylinder top selected

And this is what happen when I try to select it:
cylinder all selected

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    $\begingroup$ How did you get the first screenshot and how does that differ from what you want to do? $\endgroup$
    – Mr Zak
    Commented Jul 17, 2017 at 22:01
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    $\begingroup$ Use a border selection tools (B or C shortcut) to select them. $\endgroup$
    – Paul Gonet
    Commented Jul 17, 2017 at 22:02
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    $\begingroup$ Switch to face mode (Ctrl + Tab), select the face (right-click), then switch back to vertex mode (Ctrl + Tab). $\endgroup$
    – JakeD
    Commented Jul 18, 2017 at 2:07
  • $\begingroup$ @Mr Zak I guess he's following a tutorial or something: the two objects are similar but not equal... $\endgroup$
    – m.ardito
    Commented Jul 18, 2017 at 11:34


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