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3D ShortCut Keys
<ALT>-A Auto-Rotate 3D model by 360 degrees (press once)
<ALT>-Z Zoom-in 3D model (press and hold)
<ALT>-Y Zoom-out 3D model (press and hold)
<ESC> Finish Auto-Rotate or Finish Component Insert Mode
<DEL> Delete Component
<CTRL>-Z Undo last action (insert or delete component)
<CTRL>-Y Redo last action (insert or delete component)
<SPACE> Rotate model by 90 degrees while adding Ports
<LEFT-MOUSE> Drop Port or Component
2D ShortCut Keys (while in Edit Mode)
<DEL> Delete currently selected metal
<ESC> Finish drawing Free-Draw metal shape and join last point to first
<CTRL>-Z Undo last move or stretch operation
<CTRL>-Y Redo last move or stretch operation
<CTRL>-C Copy metal into buffer
<CTRL>-V Paste metal from buffer
<CTRL>-X Cut metal into buffer
<CTRL>-D Duplicate metal (equivalent to <CTRL>-C and <CTRL>-V)
2D Graph Display
Use <CTRL> and Left-Mouse to select a 2nd and 3rd dataset from the pulldown listbox to display multi-data sets in 2D graph windows.
Components are placed in 3D mode and can only be placed after at least 2 pieces of metal have been created. After clicking on a component icon, by default it is positioned between the 1st and 2nd piece of metal. To change its position, select a new 'From metal' and 'To metal' piece from the Component Properties window in the bottom right-hand corner.
To finish placing components, press the <ESC> key.
To delete a previously placed component, select it by using the pull-down box in the Component Properties window and press <DEL> to remove it.