Door Placement


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Regarding door placement tool:


Does Chief have any hotkeys that toggle the door orientation during placement?  For example, toggle between inswing / outswing and left / right?







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1 hour ago, DBCooper said:

You can place a door into any of the 4 door orientations.


OK, I see inswing and outswing is controllable (I knew that already and spaced out!).


But is there a way to reverse the door swing direction on the fly before placement?  If there is, I don't know the technique.





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During placement you can just drag to change the Swing Side.  Otherwise, after placement you can use the Edit Tools to change the Hinge Side and Swing Side - or use C,H and C,S hotkeys to do the same.  I find the hotkeys to be slower and not as consistent.


I don't know of any way to change the Hinge Side during placement.

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19 minutes ago, DBCooper said:

Left click and hold the button down, drag the mouse around, and then let the button up.


Thanks!  That's what I was looking for.  Very good tip.





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