This command displays the help file that summarizes the parameters for the console or the selected command.

Interactive mode usage: help [commandName | no_param]

  • comandName displace the help that describes the command specified by commandName.
  • no_param display the help that explain the most important tips for using the console with interactive commands.


The next information is displayed when the help -box command is used:

Description: Adds new box in geometry panel taking a square bounded by width, depth and height
Screen usage: box [-h]
  -h: Print this help
  no_param: Follow these steps:
    Step 1: First corner of base [x y z]: x y z
    Step 2: Base size [width depth] width depth
    Step 3: Height [double] height

The next information is displayed when the help command is used:

Help Usage Type 'help <command>' or '<command> -h' to show help about a specific command.
 - Type a command and press ENTER to execute it.
 - Press ESC to abort a command.
 - Press TAB to complete the written pattern name with the coincident commands.
 - Use the mouse to pick points or draw the geometry directly.
 - Press Ctrl+Left in a command step for coming back to the previous one.
 - Use Up/Down arrows to show the commands used recently.
 - Use Ctrl+Z or Ctrl+Y for Undo/Redo.
 - Go to Edit->History to modify previous operations or delete specific commands.
Ctrl+L Clear the console panel.