Altium NEXUS Documentation

SetCamera

Modified by Susan Riege on Jan 13, 2021

Parent page: PCB Commands

The following pre-packaged resources, derived from this base command, are available:


Applied Parameters:To=30DegreeLeft

Summary

This command is used to rotate the board 30 degrees to the left.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Rotate Left command from the main menus.
  • Using the Num4 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will rotate 30 degrees to the left. Multiple rotations may be performed. 

The rotation angle step is set to 30° by default, and the pan distance step is set to 500mils (12.7mm) by default. These settings can be accessed and edited in the Other section of the PCB Editor - General page of the Preferences dialog.


Applied Parameters: To=30DegreeRight

Summary

This command is used to rotate the board 30 degrees to the right.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Rotate Right command from the main menus.
  • Using the Num6 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will rotate 30 degrees to the right. Multiple rotations may be performed. 

The rotation angle step is set to 30° by default, and the pan distance step is set to 500mils (12.7mm) by default. These settings can be accessed and edited in the Other section of the PCB Editor - General page of the Preferences dialog.


Applied Parameters: To=30DegreeUp

Summary

This command is used to rotate the board 30 degrees upward.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Rotate Up command from the main menus.
  • Using the Num8 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will rotate 30 degrees upward. Multiple rotations may be performed.

The rotation angle step is set to 30° by default, and the pan distance step is set to 500mils (12.7mm) by default. These settings can be accessed and edited in the Other section of the PCB Editor - General page of the Preferences dialog.


Applied Parameters: To=30DegreeDown

Summary

This command is used to rotate the board 30 degrees downward.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Rotate Left command from the main menus.
  • Using the Num2 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will rotate 30 degrees downward. Multiple rotations may be performed.

The rotation angle step is set to 30° by default, and the pan distance step is set to 500mils (12.7mm) by default. These settings can be accessed and edited in the Other section of the PCB Editor - General page of the Preferences dialog.


Applied Parameters:  To=5000MilLeft

Summary

This command is used to move the board 500 millimeters to the left. 

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Move Left command from the main menus.
  • Using the Ctrl+Num4 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will move 500 millimeters to the left. Multiple rotations may be performed.


Applied Parameters:  To=5000MilRight

Summary

This command is used to move the board 500 millimeters to the right. 

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Move Right command from the main menus.
  • Using the Ctrl+Num6 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will move 500 millimeters to the right. Multiple rotations may be performed.


Applied Parameters:  To=5000MilUp

Summary

This command is used to move the board 500 millimeters upward.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Move Up command from the main menus.
  • Using the Ctrl+Num8 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will move 500 millimeters upward. Multiple rotations may be performed.


Applied Parameters:  To=5000MilDown

Summary

This command is used to move the board 500 millimeters downward.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor and the PCB Library Editor in 3D Layout Mode by:

  • Choosing the View » 3D View Control » Move Down command from the main menus.
  • Using the Ctrl+Num2 keyboard shortcut.

Use

After launching the command, the board will move 500 millimeters downward. Multiple rotations may be performed.

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