This reference describes all elements and commands of CAD6studio. The CAM Part of CAD6industrie is described in the Online CAM Manual. All further plug-ins (see also Import and Export Filters) are described in separate references which are not available online.


You can call the reference from within Malz++Kassner CAD6 by choosing the command Contents of Reference from the Help menu. In addition, you can press the F1 Key at any time in Malz++Kassner CAD6. This displays the topic corresponding to the current command or dialog. This ensures that you get the required information quickly and easily, without time consuming page turning and searching indexes and tables of contents - just a simple keypress!


Terms and Conventions

The following terms and conventions are used throughout this documentation:


The word click by itself means click the left mouse button once (also called left-click). Otherwise we say right-click, or double-click.


This means the Shift key.


This means press KEY1 and KEY2 at the same time. For example, ALT+TAB means hold down the ALT key while you press the TAB key.


User input, e.g. text in edit controls.


Strengthening of single words or phrases.


A file name.


When referring to elements in dialog boxes the element names are displayed in quotation marks (e.g. "Options" button).

File > Open Drawing

Underlined, colored text marks a jump to another topic. By left-clicking the underlined text, the corresponding topic is displayed.



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All graphics and tables used in this reference were generated with Malz++Kassner CAD6 and exported as PNG file. Markings are output as crosses, in order to generate the point markings quickly and easily.


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