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Daily Blender Tip 160: Snap to orthographic view


Jan van den Hemel writes:

You probably know the numpad keys switch the 3D views in Blender. But there's another way! This could be useful if you are working for example on a laptop that doesn't have a numpad on the keyboard. Find out how in this quick video...

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Jan van den Hemel

Hi, my name is Jan and I help companies by creating short videos for their websites and internal use, mostly as a freelancer for agencies. I post daily one-minute tutorials for Blender users and wrote the popular "Blender Secrets" e-books.


  1. This only works with the default shortcuts when using Blender.
    You will have to redo this when using a more 'standard' ALT+L/M/R mouse button camera navigation.

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