The Rotate command rotates objects around an axis perpendicular to the current construction plane.


1. Select the objects.
2. Pick the center of rotation.
3. Type the angle, or pick two reference points.

Command-line options

Note: The rotation plane is based on a picked point and the construction plane of the active viewport.


The Copy option specifies whether or not the objects are copied. A plus sign appears at the cursor when copy mode is on.

Note: The RememberCopyOptions command determines whether the selected option is used as the default.

  History enabled.

See also


Displays the gumball widget on a selected object facilitating move, scale, and rotate transformations around the gumball origin.

Transform objects

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