Moving, rotating, and zooming 3D scene at runtime

At runtime you can move, rotate, and zoom in/out of a 3D scene displayed in 3D window using the commands described below:

In order to


Use the mouse as described here

Move the scene 1. Press the left mouse button in the 3D view scene and hold the mouse button pressed.
2. Move the mouse in the required direction.
Rotate the scene 1. Press and hold Alt (Mac OS: Option) in the 3D scene window.
2. With Alt (Mac OS: Option) being pressed, click and hold the left mouse button.
3. Move the mouse in the required rotation direction.
Zoom in the scene
1. Scroll the mouse wheel forward in the 3D window scene.
Zoom out of the scene 1. Scroll the mouse wheel backward in the 3D window scene.
Zoom in the 2D presentation
where the 3D window is located


1. Press and hold Ctrl in the 3D window.
2. With Ctrl being pressed, scroll the mouse wheel forward.
Zoom out the 2D presentation
where the 3D window is located

1. Press and hold Ctrl in the 3D window.
2. With Ctrl being pressed, scroll the mouse wheel backward.

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