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Changing from the Drop Down to the Child Tool Palette Setup

Reference Number: KB-00360 Last Updated: 07-29-2014 09:53 AM

The information in this article applies to:

Chief Architect Premier or Chief Architect Interiors or Chief Architect Lite


QUESTION

I would like to change from using the default drop-down toolbar menu icons to using the Parent/Child toolbar setup.  How can I do this?


ANSWER

Switch between the Drop Down and the Child Tool Palette toolbar setup by modifying your program's Preferences.


To use the Child Tool Palette setup

  1. Launch Chief Architect and open a New Plan .


  2. Select Edit> Preferences .

    On a Mac, system Chief Architect> Preferences.


  3. Select the Appearance panel.


  4. Under Toolbars, move the radio button from Drop Down to Child Tool Palette and click OK.



    Note: If the Tool Palette doesn't open automatically click View> Tool Palette from the menu.