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Viewpoints may be renamed, copied, removed or structured using folders. It can be done when the viewpoint overview is in manage mode. To put the overview in manage mode, right-click the overview and click Manage viewpoints

The viewpoint overview now shows the viewpoints in a tree structure. By using the context menu of the overview you can create folders and perform other actions. You can move, copy, remove and rename viewpoints.


Viewpoint overview in manage mode


You can return to the regular display by clicking the Back to normal mode button at the bottom of the viewpoint overview.

Moving viewpoints

To move a viewpoint, select a viewpoint in the viewpoint overview, hold down the mouse button and drag the viewpoint to the desired place in the structure.

If viewpoints of multiple model packages are present in the overview, and if you drag a viewpoint from one model package to another, then the viewpoint is copied, not moved.

Copying viewpoints

  1. In the viewpoint overview, select the viewpoint and press Ctrl+C, or right-click the viewpoint and click Copy.

  2. In the overview, select the folder you want to copy the viewpoint to and press Ctrl+V, or right-click this folder and click Paste.


If you want to copy a viewpoint from one model package to another, you can also do this by dragging the viewpoint from one model package to the other.

Removing viewpoints

To remove a viewpoint, select the viewpoint in the viewpoint overview and press Delete, or right-click the viewpoint and click Delete.

If you remove a folder with viewpoints or a viewpoint with underlying viewpoints (compound viewpoint), then these viewpoints will also be removed.

Removing an unsaved viewpoint can also be done with the viewpoint overview in normal mode. In that case, right-click the viewpoint and click Delete viewpoint.

Renaming viewpoints

  1. In the viewpoint overview, select a viewpoint and press F2, or click the viewpoint twice.

  2. Change the name of the viewpoint and press Enter.