Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: June 11, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
This documentation page references Altium NEXUS/NEXUS Client (part of the deployed NEXUS solution), which has been discontinued. All your PCB design, data management and collaboration needs can now be delivered by Altium Designer (with Altium Designer Enterprise Subscription) and a connected Altium 365 Workspace. Check out the FAQs page for more information.

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 in the current document.


This command can be accessed from the CAMtastic Editor by:

  • Choosing the View » Area command from the main menus.
  • Clicking the  button, on the CAMtastic Standard toolbar.
  • Right-clicking within the workspace and choosing the Area command from the context menu.


After launching the command, the cursor will change to a crosshair and you will be prompted to select the first corner of the zoom window. Position the cursor and click to anchor this corner. You will then be prompted to select the second corner. Move the cursor to size the zoom area and click to anchor this second corner. The display will change, with the specified area zoomed and centered in the main design window.

Continue redefining the display area in the main design window, or press Esc to exit.


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