Turning Off the Display of the Foundation in an Elevation View

Reference Number: KB-00175
Last Modified: July 16, 2015

The information in this article applies to:

Chief Architect Premier or Chief Architect Interiors


I would like to turn off the display of Floor 0, my foundation 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 layer set.


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

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

    Chief Architect X5 and prior, navigate to 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.