Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: May 17, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
Now reading version 3.2. For the latest, read: Delete for version 5

Parent page: PcbDrawing Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to remove the selected object(s) from the active Draftsman document (*.PCBDwf).

For a high-level look at how the Altium Draftsman Drawing System provides an interactive approach to the creation of production documentation for your PCBs, see Draftsman.


With at least one object selected, this command can be accessed from the PcbDrawing Editor by:

  • Choosing the Edit » Delete command from the main menus.
  • Using the Delete keyboard shortcut.


First, ensure that all objects that you wish to remove are selected in the main workspace.

After launching the command, the selected object(s) will be removed from the document.


  1. Use standard Shift+click to select multiple objects.


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