Alphacam Shortcut Keys

The following hot keys help during geometry creation:

  • F1 - Help

  • F2 - Auto Snap On/Off

  • F3 - Ortho Mode On/Off

  • F4 - Close and Finish

  • F5 - Grid Snap On/Off

  • F6 - Snap to End Point

  • F7 - Snap to Mid Point

  • F8 - Snap to Center

  • F9 - Snap to Intersection

  • F10 - Snap to Tangent

  • F11 - Snap to Perpendicular

  • F12 - Snap to Parallel

 

The following shortcut keys allow you to quickly bring up regularly used commands in Alphacam:

  • Ctrl + N - New File

  • Ctrl + O - Open File

  • Ctrl + Insert - Insert Alphacam Drawing

  • Ctrl + S - Save

  • Ctrl + I - Input CAD

  • Ctrl + L - List NC

  • Ctrl + M - Clear Memory

  • Ctrl + P - Printer/Plotter

  • Ctrl + Z - Undo

  • Ctrl + Delete - Delete

  • Ctrl + F - Start Point

  • Ctrl + H - Change

  • Ctrl + A - Zoom All

  • Ctrl + W - Zoom Window

  • Ctrl + B - Zoom Previous

  • Ctrl + R - Redraw

  • Ctrl + G - Ghost Tools

  • Ctrl + T - Text

  • Ctrl + D - Dimension

  • Ctrl + U - User Layers

  • Ctrl + E - Edit Operations