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Actions, Tools and Commands


Action Tool Commands
DrawPoint Points po, point
DrawLine Line - 2 Points l, li, line
DrawPolyline Polyline - Polyline pl, polyline
DrawLineParallel Line - Parallel o, pa, offset, parallel
DrawArc3P Arc - 3 Points a, ar, arc
DrawCircle Circle - Center, Point ci, circle
DrawLineRectangle Line - Rectangle rec, rect, rectangle
DrawMText Text - MText mtext
DrawText Text - Text text


Action Tool Commands
ZoomRedraw Redraw zr, rg, regen, redraw
ZoomWindow Window Zoom zw
ZoomAuto Auto Zoom za
ZoomPan Zoom Panning zp
ZoomPrevious Previous View zv


Action Tool Commands
EditUndo Undo u, undo, oo
EditRedo Redo r, redo, uu
EditKillAllActions  ??? k, kill


Action Tool Commands
DimAligned Aligned da
DimLinear Linear dr
DimLinearHor Horizontal dh
DimLinearVer Vertical dv
DimLeader Leader ld


Action Tool Commands
ModifyTrim Trim xt, rm
ModifyTrim2 Trim Two tm
ModifyMove Move / Copy mv
ModifyBevel Bevel ch, fillet (bug)
ModifyMirror Mirror mi
ModifyRotate Rotate ro
ModifyScale Scale sz
ModifyStretch Stretch ss
ModifyDelete Deleted Selected er
BlocksExplode Explode xp


Action Tool Commands
SnapFree Free Snap os, sf
SnapGrid Snap on Grid sg
SnapEndpoint Snap on Endpoints se
SnapIntersection Snap Intersection si
SnapCenter Snap Center sc
SnapMiddle Snap Middle sm
SnapOnEntity Snap on Entity np, sn
SnapDist Snap Distance sd
RestrictNothing Restrict Nothing rn
RestrictOrthogonal Restrict Orthogonal rr
RestrictHorizontal Restrict Horizontal rh
RestrictVertical Restrict Vertical rv


Action Tool Commands
DeselectAll Deselect All tn
SelectAll Select All sa


ToolRegenerateDimensions dimregen


You can learn about the commands and the command line at:

Developers (and the curious) can find the commands in librecad/src/cmd/rs_commands.cpp

Command Alias File

You can define command aliases by changing the alias configuration file and restarting LibreCAD.


  • C:\Users\[USERNAME]\AppData\Local\LibreCAD\librecad.alias


  • $HOME/Library/Application Support/LibreCAD/librecad.alias


  • $HOME/.local/share/data/LibreCAD/librecad.alias