Snap to the grid, a curve, points, a view plane, or the center of a geometry


When using the Move Tool and various creation tools, you can snap to existing objects in the scene.

To snap a move, -click the object you want to snap to.

To snap to... Hold Or turn on this icon in the Status Line (toolbar)

Grid intersections






CV, vertex, or pivot



Center of a geometry


View plane




If you have snapping turned on and you drag an arrow on the position manipulator (as opposed to the center), the manipulator snaps to the first available point along that axis.

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