Translate (Position) Parts

You can translate (or position) a part manually using the mouse, or you can use the Translate dialog.

  • Manual: Select the part(s) in the 3DPrint Top or Side Views. Press the left mouse button and drag the mouse to reposition the part.
  • Translate Dialog: Select Transform > Translate and enter the distance to move the part in the X, Y, and Z fields. The default values of 0,0,0 represents the lower-left corner of the Build Bed.
  • Move relative to the current position: Enter the distance to move the part in the X, Y, and Z fields, and click OK. The part moves to the specified location.
  • Move to this coordinate location: Select the Move to this coordinate location option. The current location of the part populates the X, Y, and Z Move fields. Enter a new value in one or more of these fields and click OK. The part moves to the specified location.