3D Layout Mode Shortcuts

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3D Visualization Shortcuts

0 Rotates the 3D view so that the camera perspective is perpendicular to the board and will rotate the board so that the horizontal plane (X-axis) runs along the bottom of the editing window (at 0° rotation)
9 Rotates the 3D view so that the camera perspective is perpendicular to the board and will rotate the board so that the horizontal plane (X-axis) runs along the right side of the editing window (at 90° rotation)
2 From 3D switches to 2D using last used 2D view configuration
3 From 2D switches to 3D using last used 3D view configuration
SHIFT Access the 3D rotational sphere. With the sphere displayed, Right-Click and drag to change the orientation of the view
V, F Fit board
V, B Flip board horizontally about cursor position
Mouse-wheel Pan up/down
SHIFT + Mouse-wheel Pan left/right
CTRL + Mouse-wheel Zoom in/out incrementally
CTRL + Right drag Zoom in/out smoothly
CTRL + C Create clipboard bitmap (.bmp) image of current 3D view
PAGE UP / PAGE DOWN Zoom in/out incrementally
T, P Access PCB Editor - Display page of Preferences dialog
L Access Physical Materials (3D) page of View Configurations dialog

3D Body Placement Shortcuts

+ (plus) Next layer
- (minus) previous layer
L Flip 3D body to paired mechanical layer
X Flip 3D body around X-axis
Y Flip 3D body around Y-axis
SPACEBAR Rotate 3D body counter-clockwise
SHIFT + SPACEBAR Rotate 3D body clockwise
2 Rotate 3D body counter-clockwise around it's X-axis
3 Decrease 3D body standoff height (Z-axis) by one Snap Grid increment
4 Rotate 3D body counter-clockwise around it's Y-axis
6 Rotate 3D body clockwise around it's Y-axis
8 Rotate 3D body clockwise around it's X-axis
9 Decrease 3D body standoff height (Z-axis) by one Snap Grid increment
¬ (left arrow) Move 3D body left along X-axis by one Snap Grid increment
SHIFT + ¬ (left arrow) Move 3D body left along X-axis by 10x Snap Grid increment
® (right arrow) Move 3D body right along X-axis by one Snap Grid increment
SHIFT + ® (right arrow) Move 3D body right along X-axis by 10x Snap Grid increment
­ (up arrow) Move 3D body backward along Y-axis by one Snap Grid increment
SHIFT + ­ (up arrow) Move 3D body forward along Y-axis by 10x Snap Grid increment
¯ (down arrow) Move 3D body forward along Y-axis by one Snap Grid increment
SHIFT + ¯ (down arrow) Move 3D body forward along Y-axis by 10x Snap Grid increment

 

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