Magic keyboard shortcutsΒΆ

Here is the table of shortcuts and the corresponding actions in Axl viewer.

Key Action
Ctrl-o Open a file
Ctrl-s Save to a file
M-Ctrl-s Save as a (new) file
Ctrl-q Quit
Ctrl-i Open the object inspector
M-Click Select an object
suppr Delete the selected object(s)
e Change the selected object(s) into editable mode
u Change the edited object(s) into selected mode
r Recenter the view
p Bounding box of the selected object
x Add/remove the coordinate axes in the view
w Wireframe visualization
s Smooth visualization


  • Ctr means the control key (Linux) or the cmd key (MacOS or Windows).
  • M means the shift key.