Selecting UV Islands or shells in 3D Coat’s UV room is a simple task, it is just a matter of clicking.
how to select a uv-island directly in the viewport of 3D-Coat.
Did you know that you can select the UV Islands directly in the 3D viewport as well? Here, freelance Art Director and CG Artist, Christoph Werner, presents a quick little tip for how to do this.
Sometimes it is more convenient to select UV Islands in the 3D view rather than the 2d view in the UV room. This is easily done, with the right selection modes and a strategic click.