View control

In BricsCAD you can control the display of your drawing in various ways:

  • By using the mouse and keyboard
  • By using View commands
  • By using the Look From widget
The most frequently used view manipulations are:
Action Mouse Command Look From
View Extents Double-click the scroll wheel Zoom > Extents Clicking a trigger zone rotates the view and zooms to the extents of the drawing.
Zoom Scroll wheel Zoom > InZoom > Out
Pan Hold down the scroll wheel
Note: When the MBUTTONPAN system variable = ON
Restore Plan View (Top View) Plan > Current UCS Click the center trigger zone