Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: April 11, 2019 | Updated: April 11, 2019
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Parent page: UnifiedComponent Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to clear the content of one or more selected editable cells from the active Component Library document and copy that content to the clipboard.


With one or more editable cells selected in the main grid region, this command can be accessed from the Component Library Editor when configured in Batch Editor mode, by:

  • Choosing the Edit » Cut command from the main menus.
  • Clicking the  button on the Component Library Standard toolbar.
  • Right-clicking over a cell in the selection and choosing the Cut command from the context menu.
  • Using the Ctrl+X keyboard shortcut.
If the Component Library Editor is currently in Single Component Editor mode, switch to the Batch Editor mode using the Tools » Switch to Batch Editor command.


First, select the cell(s) whose value(s) you wish to cut. After launching the command, the selected data will be removed and copied to the clipboard.


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