Created: July 7, 2022 | Updated: July 7, 2022
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Parent page: PCB Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to optimize component rotation from 360 to 0 degrees.


This command is accessed from the PCB Editor by choosing the Tools » Optimize Component Rotation command from the main menus.

This command is automatically enabled by the PCB:CleanUp.OptimizeComponentRotation option in the Advanced Settings dialog.


After launching the command, the rotation of 360 degrees will be displayed as 0 degrees. Documents that contain components that were changed by these means will be marked as modified in the Projects panel and a message will appear in the Messages panel detailing the change.

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