Altium Designer Documentation


Created: September 18, 2017 | Updated: September 20, 2017

Parent page: SystemDesigner Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to rotate one or more selected module objects in a counter-clockwise direction.

For a high-level look at multi-board design within Altium Designer, see Designing Systems with Multiple Boards.


With at least one module object selected, this command can be accessed from the Multi-board Schematic Editor by:

  • Choosing the Edit » Move » Rotate Selection command from the main menus.
  • Using the Spacebar keyboard shortcut.


First, ensure that all modules that you wish to include in the rotation are selected in the main workspace.

After launching the command, the selected modules will be rotated counter-clockwise by 90°.


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