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Old 07-10-2003, 04:58 PM   #1
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If your miles away from the centre of your grid and you create a new object, is there a way of moving the object to the centre of your camera, rather then pressing F to focus on the object at centre grid?
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What I do in situations like this is I hit W to select the move tool, then hold down X for grid snap and MMB nudge somewhere in the screen. The object will pop on your screen (that is if you didn't deselect it after creation).
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Cheers kbrown, i'll give it a go!
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