July 4th, 2011 by Neil Roberts
The following list of Keyboard Shortcuts and Commands are used on a daily basis. Note, this list is not exhaustive, see Dymola User Manuals for more information.
Check Syntax and Format = Ctrl + L
Check Model = F8
Code Completion = Ctrl + Space
Duplicate = Ctrl + D
Edit Function Call (text Layer) = Ctrl + U
Find Class Name in Tree = Tap first letter in Name
Insert Function Call (text layer) = Ctrl + W
Move model up Library Tree = Ctrl + Up/Down Arrow
Manhattanize (Snap connection lines to Horiz / Vertical) = Ctrl + M
Pan = Ctrl + Left Click
Pause Animation = F4
Play Animation = F3
Rotate Objects = Ctrl + R
Snap object to grid = Ctrl + G
Toggle Modelling Window = Crtl + F1
Toggle Simulation Window = Crtl + F2
Zoom In/Out = Ctrl + Scroll Wheel
There are too many built in Commands to list here however some commands for getting additional help are:
listfunctions() – Gives a list of Built in Dymola functions.
document(“plot”) – Gives a Modelica documentation of the given function.
list() – Lists all variables.
help() – Give this information.
cd – Check Current Working Directory