Controls

Keyboard Shortcuts and Mouse Controls

Key

Action

Notes

e

Device Dialog

Select and customize devices

o

CNC Tool Dialog

CNC mode only

c

Grid.Local Dialog

Find GridBot devices on your network

q

Preference Dialog

Change application behaviors

l

Work Profile Dialog

Load, Save, Rename work profiles

a

Arrange

Switch to layout view from other views

or perform an automatic layout when

already in layout view

s

Slice Object

Slice workspace objects

p

Preview Paths

Do route planning for sliced objects

g

CNC Animation

Enter milling animation mode

x

Export Paths as GCode, SVG, DXF

Produce downloadable files

i

File Import Dialog

r

Recent Files Dialog

h

Home View

Default 45 degree view of objects

t

Top View

Top-down view of objects

f

Front View

Direct side-view (front)

z

Reset View

Default zoom and Home

< >

Cycle Side Views

Front, Right, Back, Left

v

Focus on Selection (arrange mode)

Camera points to object center

v

Toggle Single Slice View (preview mode)

Toggle single vs range of slices

~,1-9,0

Select layer in 10% increments

Slice and Preview modes

d

Duplicate Selected Objects

Create a copy of selected objects

m

Mirror Selected Objects

Mirror vertices of selected objects

[delete]

Delete Selected Objects

Remove selected object from workspace

[arrow]

Rotate 90 degrees

Rotate selected object

[shift + arrow]

Rotate 5 degrees

Rotate selected object

[ctrl + a]

Select All Objects

Select all objects

[shit + click]

Toggle Selection

Select or Deselect a single object

[shift + wheel]

Cycle through layers (preview mode)

Use mouse wheel as range slider

[meta + drag]

Pan View

Move focus of camera

[right + drag]

Pan View

[left + drag]

Rotate

Move camera around a focal point

[mouse wheel]

Zoom

Move camera closer / farther from focus

[middle + drag]

Zoom

[ctrl + click]

Align face of selected object to platform

Rotate object face toward work surface

[meta + click]

Align face of selected object to platform

Mouse

FDM Support Controls

Version Notes

[left click]

Toggle add / remove column

[ctrl + drag]

Erase support columns

2.7+

[cmd + drag]

Erase support columns

2.7+

[opt + drag]

Draw on support columns

2.7+

[alt + drag]

Draw on support columns

2.7+