Altium Designer Documentation


Created: June 11, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
Now reading version 20.0. For the latest, read: ZoomPan 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 redefine the display area about a specified point in the current document.


This command can be accessed from the CAMtastic Editor by:

  • Choosing the View » Around Point command from the main menus.
  • Using the Shift+P keyboard shortcut.
  • Right-clicking within the workspace and choosing the Around Point command from the context menu.


After launching the command, you will be prompted to select a new center point for the main design window. Simply position the cursor at the required location in the workspace and click to define this center point. The view in the main design window will change, with this selected point now at the center.

Continue to change the view by selecting different points to center, or press Esc to exit.


  1. This command will not affect the current zoom-level applied to the document.


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