129 Shortcuts for Chief Architect (Windows)  [edit]

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minusplus1. View Mode
Ctrl+1 3D View Defaults
Shift+C 3D View Material Tools - Plan Materials
Ctrl+Shift+T All Cabinet Defaults
F10 Angle Snaps
E Arc Tools - Draw Arc
Shift+I Auto Interior Dimension
Shift+A Automatic Dimension Tools - Auto Exterior Dimensions
Shift+P Box Tools - Rectangular Polyline
3 Break Line
Ctrl+B Break Wall
F11 Bumping/Pushing
V CAD Block Management
Shift+V CAD Detail Management
Ctrl+F3 CAD to Walls
Shift+T Cabinet Tools - Base Cabinet
T Cabinet Tools - Soffit
Ctrl+T Cabinet Tools - Wall Cabinet
Shift+J Camera View Tools - Full Camera
Shift+K Camera View Tools - Perspective Full Overview
Esc Cancel Selection/Previous Command
Ctrl+G Center Object
K Circle Tools - Circle
1 Clear Snaps
Ctrl+W/Ctrl+F4 Close View

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minusplus2. Camera View
B Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Backward
D Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Down
F Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Forward
L Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Left
R Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Right
U Move Camera Tools - Move Camera Up
Alt+D Move Camera With Mouse - Mouse-Dolly Camera
Alt+O Move Camera With Mouse - Mouse-Orbit Camera
Alt+P Move Camera With Mouse - Mouse-Pan Camera
Alt+T Move Camera With Mouse - Mouse-Tilt Camera
Alt+F Move To Front of Group
Shift+Esc Next Command
Shift+F11 Object Snaps
Ctrl+E Open Object
I Orbit Camera Tools - Move Camera In
O Orbit Camera Tools - Move Camera Out
Alt+Shift+D Keyboard-Dolly Camera
Alt+Shift+O Keyboard-Orbit Camera
Alt+Shift+P Keyboard-Pan Camera
Alt+Shift+T Keyboard-Tilt Camera

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minusplus3. Orthographic View Tools
Shift+F12 Orthographic View Tools - Backclipped Cross Section
Shift+H Orthographic View Tools - Cross Section/Elevation
Shift+G Orthographic View Tools - Orthographic Floor Overview
H Orthographic View Tools - Orthographic Full Overview

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minusplus4. General Editing
Ctrl+C Copy
Ctrl+Alt+C Copy/Paste
Ctrl+X Cut
N Decrease Field of View Angle
Delete Delete
Ctrl+Space Delete Objects
Shift+M Page Down
Shift+N Page Up
Ctrl+V Paste
Ctrl+Alt+V Paste Hold Position
Alt+Shift+V Paste Special
~ Preferences
Ctrl+P Print Tools - Print
Alt+F2 Print Tools - Print Preview
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+R Roof Tools - Build Roof
Q Roof Tools - Roof Plane
Ctrl+A Select All
Tab/Enter Select Next Object
Spacebar Select Objects
Ctrl+J Select Same Type
Ctrl+U Send to Layout

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minusplus5. Snap Tool
6 Snap Tools - Center
4 Snap Tools - Endpoint
0 Snap Tools - Intersections
5 Snap Tools - Midpoint
8 Snap Tools - On Object
\ Snap Tools - Orthogonal Extensions
] Snap Tools - Perpendicular Extensions
9 Snap Tools - Points/Markers
7 Snap Tools - Quadrant
[ Snap Tools - Tangent Extensions

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minusplus6. File Tools
Ctrl+N File Tools - New Plan
Ctrl+O File Tools - Open Plan
Ctrl+S File Tools - Save

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minusplus7. Floor Tools
Ctrl+Shift+Y Floor Defaults
Ctrl+F Floor Tools - Build Foundation
Shift+X Floor Tools - Build New Floor
F12 Floor Tools - Rebuild Walls/Floors/Ceilings
Ctrl+Shift+G Floor/Reference Tools - Change Floor/Reference
Shift+M Floor/Reference Tools - Down One Floor
F9 Floor/Reference Tools - Reference Floor Display
Shift+N Floor/Reference Tools - Up One Floor

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minusplus8. Text Tools
Alt+L Text Tools - Leader Line
Y Text Tools - Text
Alt+A Text Tools - Text Line with Arrow

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minusplus9. Window Tools
Shift+F6 Window Menu Tools - Tile Vertically
Shift+W Window Tools - Window

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minusplus10. Zoom Tools
F6 Zoom Tools - Fill Window
Shift+Z Zoom Tools - Zoom
- Zoom Tools - Zoom In
/ Zoom Tools - Zoom Out

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minusplus11. Settings Tools
F8 Display Setting Tools - Color
` Display Setting Tools - Display Options
Alt+F3 Display Setting Tools - Drawing Sheet
Shift+F9 Display Setting Tools - Reference Grid
F5 Display Setting Tools - Refresh Display
Ctrl+D Make Parallel/Perpendicular
Ctrl+Shift+P Material Defaults
Ctrl+M Materials List Tools - Master List

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minusplus12. Other Shortcuts
Shift+Y Stair Tools - Straight Stairs
Ctrl+Alt+S Start Camera Spin
Shift+Q Straight Wall Tools - Straight Exterior Wall
F7 Swap Views
Alt+I View Tools - Toolbars
Ctrl+Shift+U Foundation Defaults
Ctrl+Shift+S General Framing Tools - Build Framing
Ctrl+Shift+R General Plan/Layout Defaults
Alt+Q General Wall Defaults
Ctrl+F9 Grid Snaps
Shift+F3 Import Tools - Import Drawing (DWG,DXF)
W Increase Field of View Angle
2 Join Roof Planes
Ctrl+L Library Tools - Library Browser
W Line Tools - Draw Line
Shift+E Door Tools - Hinged Door
Ctrl+H Edit Area Tools - Edit Area
Shift+F8 Edit Behavior Tools - Edit Object Parts
Ctrl+Shift+I Electrical Defaults
Shift+F4 Export Tools - Export Current View (DWG,DXF)
Ctrl+Shift+Q Exterior/Interior Wall Defaults

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Uploaded by rank17, updated on 5/27/2017