6. Merge Multiple Features Using Dissolve

  1. Select the polygon features you want to merge using the select tool.



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  2. Hold down shift and do a multi-select.



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  3. Go to Vector -> Geoprocessing Tools -> Dissolve



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  4. In the Dissolve window, choose the right layer and tick “Selected features only”. Click “Run”.



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  5. The merged polygons will be stored in a temporary layer called “Dissolved”.



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