To switch to a parent/child toolbar configuration adjust the Toolbars setting on the Appearance panel of the Preferences dialog.
You can create a color palette with materials from a particular manufacturer library or from different libraries that complement one another.
You can create custom toolbars, and then dock the toolbar to the top, bottom or side of the Chief Architect window, or let it float undocked in the drawing area.
Create a custom toolbar using the Toolbar Customization dialog. Once created, Toolbar Configurations can be backed up, transferred, and shared.
The tool bars in Chief Architect are highly customizable. Read on to learn how to fully customize yours.
This message appears when the Custom Toolbar file could not be opened. The problem can be resolved by creating or importing a new custom toolbar configuration.
The toolbars within Home Designer and Chief Architect can be hidden or missing due to several various reasons.
Use your keyboard’s arrow keys to move a selected object or objects by single snap grid increments in 2D and 3D views or program other buttons to nudge instead.
The Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Configuration is a toolbar configuration that provides convenient access to tools customized for MEP drawings.
You can navigate a list of up to 100 recently used tools using the Cancel Selection/Previous Command, Next Command and Previous Command hotkeys.