No but you can lock it (Ctrl/Cmd + L) and then it works the same. Note that in CS5 or 5.5 when in normal screen mode a padlock icon appears when you lock it that you can simply click to unlock it.
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Stix Hart wrote:
No but you can lock it (Ctrl/Cmd + L) and then it works the same.
IF you change the default for locked objects in your prefs to allow them to be selected......
Thanks for the clarification Peter. I was getting a bit frustrated trying to select locked objects. Where is the setting you set to allow them to be selected?
Edit > Preferences > General > untick "Prevent Selection of Locked Objects"