3D Viewer Right Click Options

3D Viewer Right Click Options

3D Model Context Menu

The 3D Model Context Menu allows you to manipulate a particular part. Right click any part on a 3D Model and the 3D Model Context Menu will pop up.

Isolate - Isolates a part(s) on the model, and removes all other parts from the viewer

  1. Click a part that you’d like to isolate
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Isolate’
  3. The part is isolated and should be the only part displaying in the viewer

Zoom - Zooms in on a particular part

  1. Click a part that you’d like to zoom in on
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Zoom’
  3. The 3D model will be zoomed in on that particular part

Hide - Hides a particular part(s)

  1. Click a part that you’d like to hide
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Hide’
  3. The part will be hidden
  4. To reveal the part(s) that is hidden, right click on the model and select ‘Reset Model’

Select All Instances - Reveals all instances of a particular part within a 3D model

  1. Click a part that you’d like to reveal all instances of
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Select All Instances’
  3. If multiple instances of that part exist within the 3D model, they should be highlighted


Transparent - Makes a particular part(s) transparent

  1. Click a part that you’d like to make transparent
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Transparent’
  3. The part should appear transparent

Show Handles - Shows a set of handles for the part(s) you have selected, allowing you to move them around and resize them

  1. Click a part that you’d like to move
  2. Right click the part and once the 3D Model Properties Menu appears, select ‘Show Handles’
  3. Handles will appear allowing you can then move the part in the X, Y, or Z direction

Reset Model - Removes show handles, restores all transparent parts to default, deselects all 3D pins, shows all hidden parts, clears selection, resets all movements done with handles

  1. Click any part on the 3D model
  2. Select ‘Reset Model’
  3. The model will be reset

Reset Viewer - Removes all sectioning/cutting planes, disables explode, removes all measurements

  1. Click any part on the 3D model
  2. Select ‘Reset Viewer’
  3. The viewer will be reset

Show All - Shows all hidden parts

  1. Click any part on the 3D model
  2. Select ‘Show All’
  3. All hidden parts will be shown