Zoom Shortcut Menu

Shortcut menu allows you to switch between pan and different zoom options.

When the ZOOM command is active, you can right-click to switch to other viewing commands and options using the Zoom shortcut menu.

List of Options

The following options are displayed.


Cancels ZOOM or PAN.


Switches to PAN.


Switches to ZOOM in real time.

3D Orbit (Not available in AutoCAD LT)

Switches to 3DORBIT.

Zoom Window

Zooms to display an area specified by a rectangular window.

Zoom Object

Zooms to display one or more selected objects as large as possible and in the center of the drawing area.

Zoom Original

Restores the original view.

Zoom Extents

Zooms to display the drawing extents.