How to Turn Off the Display of the Foundation in an Elevation View

Reference Number: KB-00175 Last Updated: 12-16-2014 03:59 PM

The information in this article applies to:

Chief Architect Premier or Chief Architect Interiors or Chief Architect Lite


I would like to turn off the display of Floor 0, my ┬şfoundation level, so that I don't see it in my Cross Section/Elevation views.  How can I do this?


You can control the display of objects by checking or unchecking the Display column in Layer Display options for the active view's layerset.


To turn off the display of the foundation in an elevation view

  1. With your Cross Section/Elevation view active, select Tools> Display Settings> Display Options .

  2. Scroll down to the Foundation layer, and remove the checkmark from the Disp column.

  3. Click OK to apply this change.