ZOOM (Command)

Increases or decreases the magnification of the view in the current viewport.

The following prompts are displayed.


Zooms to display all visible objects and visual aids.


Zooms to display the maximum extents of all objects.

zoom In

zoom Out


Zooms to change the magnification of a view using a scale factor.

  • Enter a value followed by x to specify the scale relative to the current view.
  • Enter a value followed by xp to specify the scale relative to paper space units.

For example, entering 0.5x causes each object to be displayed at half its current size on the screen.

Entering 0.5xp displays model space at half the scale of paper space units. You can create a layout with each viewport displaying objects at a different scale.


Zooms to display an area specified by a rectangular window.

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