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Mouse operation setting

Update 9/22/2018
Version 0.17
  1. Select [Edit]-[Preferences...] in menu bar.
  2. In [Display] of [Preferences] dialog, select [3D View] tab and select a mouse operation mode from [3D Navigation] combo box.
  3. Click [Apply] and apply your settings.
Mouse settings Mouse settings

There is some mouse mode that you can select.

  1. Inventor mode

    Mouse operation mode that is compliant with Open Inventor. Open Inventor is a 3D-Graphic Toolkit.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    CTRL + mouse_select_Inventor mouse_pan_Inventor mouse_zoom_Inventor or mouse_zoom_Inventor2 mouse_rotate_Inventor
  2. CAD mode(default)

    Mouse operation mode that is default mode of FreeCAD.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    mouse_select_CAD mouse_pan_CAD mouse_zoom_CAD mouse_rotate_CAD or mouse_rotate_CAD2

    If you use 2-buttons mouse, you can use a operations mode for 2-buttons mouse.

    PanZoomRotate View
    CTRL + Click mouse_pan_CAD_2
    1. CTRL + Click mouse_pan_CAD_2
    2. CTRL + Click mouse_zoom_CAD_2
    1. CTRL + Click mouse_pan_CAD_2
    2. CTRL + mouse_rotate_CAD_2
  3. Revit mode

    Mouse operation mode that is compliant with Autodesk® Revit®. Autodesk® Revit® is a 3D-CAD for building/architecture.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    Mouse left button Mouse middle button scrolling Mouse wheel SHIFT + Mouse middle button
  4. Blender mode

    Mouse operation mode that is compliant with Blender. Blender is the open source 3D-CG software.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    mouse_select_Blender SHIFT + mouse_pan_Blender mouse_zoom_Blender mouse_rotate_Blender
  5. Maya gesture mode

    Mouse operation mode that is compliant with Autodesk® Maya®. Autodesk® Maya® is a 3D-CG software.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    Tap or Mouse left button Drag with 2 fingers or ALT + Mouse middle button Pinch (drag 2 fingers to close/apart each other) or
    Mouse wheel or ALT + Mouse right button
    Drag with a finger or ALT + Mouse left button
  6. Touchpad mode

    Mouse operation mode for the environment that have no 3-button mouse. For example, Mac or some notebook.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    mouse_select_touchpad SHIFT + mouse_pan_touchpad
    PageUp/PageDown
    or
    SHIFT + CTRL + mouse_zoom_touchpad
    ALT + mouse_rotate_touchpad
    or
    SHIFT + CTRL + mouse_rotate_touchpad
  7. Gesture mode

    Mouse operation mode for the touch-screen like tablet etc... .

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    Tap or Mouse left button Drag with 2 fingers or Mouse right button Pinch (drag 2 fingers to close/apart each other) or Mouse wheel Drag with a finger or Mouse left button
  8. Open Cascade mode

    Mouse operation mode that is compliant with Open Cascade. Open Cascade is a CAD kernel that is used in FreeCAD.

    SelectPanZoomRotate View
    Mouse left button CTRL + Mouse middle button CTRL + Mouse left button CTRL + Mouse right button
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