I would like to see VW add an option to hide the selected objects (basically a visibility toggle that's not associated with a layer or class) or show all (to turn all the objects back on). Its such a simple idea I'm surprised it doesn't exist in VW.
I've been experimenting with Rhino, which has these commands, and find it hard to work without it when returning to VW. Its a logical replacement for the group/edit group/ungroup workflow I've been using for years.
This used to exists. It was a series of commands called Hide and Show.
No longer in the base program, but still accessible from Vectorscript.
I use the following scripts occasionally. Just go to the Vectorscript Editor, create a new script and paste the text after the colon on each line into a separate script. The part before the colon is the name I usually give the script. The first one is the most important. Can you guess why?
UnHide All : Show(All);
Hide Selected : Hide(SEL=TR