Altium Designer Documentation


Created: June 11, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
Now reading version 16.1. For the latest, read: ZoomFilmBox for version 22

Parent page: CAMtastic Commands

The following pre-packaged resource, derived from this base command, is available:

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to change the display of the main design window to show the current film box and its contents. A film box is a rectangle used as a visible reference, and can be a time saving feature when used to set up defined views of the document.


This command is accessed from the CAMtastic Editor by using the Ctrl+Home keyboard shortcut.


After launching the command, the display in the main design window will change to show the currently selected film box and its contents - zoomed and centered.


  1. The current film box is selected on the CAM Editor - Film Box page of the Preferences dialog.


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