Shortcut keys and mouse combinations

Important shortcut keys (key combinations) and mouse combinations in cadvilla


MausradTurning the mouse wheel
MausradHolding down the mousewheel
rechte MaustasteHolding down the right mouse button and moving the mouse
linke MaustasteHolding down the left mouse button and moving the mouse


Keyboard and mouse combinations in 2D / 3D

STRG+Umschalt+MausradZoom to Cursor
STRG+Mausradat the current cursor position
Zoom in / Zoom out
mausradScroll up / down
MausradPan (only in 2D views)
Umschalt+MausradScroll left / right
rechte MaustasteContinuous zoom (only in 3D views)
linke MaustasteRotate (only in 3D views)
Umschalt+linke MaustastePan (only in 3D views)
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Important Keyboard Shortcuts (key combinations)

STRG+WChange reference point
STRG+TabulatorSwitch between views
SpaceEnter tool options dialog
WShow / hide tool options dialog
WPerpendicular (for constructional support)
WIntersection point (for constructional support)
WPoint with distance from (for constructional support)
WCenter point(for constructional support)
WEnter coordinates(for constructional support)
WComplete an input for polygonal tools
STRGActivate angle grid (Keep CTRL key pressed)
ESCQuit tool (Depending on the tool , 2x ESC)


Disable tool temporarily (Keep ALT key pressed)
Zoom, scroll or pan while inserting an element to reach a better position

STRG+Click on view

Sets a new active view


Settings selection / selectabe objects


Download important keyboard and mouse shortcuts as PDF-file

Video startenThis PDF Manual includes important Shortcuts and mouse combinations for using cadvilla in in 2D/3D.

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