TRACK tab and menu

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The TRACK tab appears when track is selected.


The track popup menu appears when you right-click the track.



Delete the selected track.


Glue the selected track to prevent accidentally moving it.


Rotate the selected track and all connected track with it.


Mirror all selected track with all connected track.


Move selected track to another layer.

Send to back

Send this track to the back of all elements with the same height.

Send backward

Send this track one step back relative to all elements with the same height.

Bring to front

Bring this track on top of all the elements with the same height.

Bring forward

Bring this track one step further to the top relative to all elements with the same height.


The track is displayed as-is, both in 2D and 3D.


The track is displayed as a dotted line in 2D. In 3D, it will be hidden, and a tunnel is created if necessary.


In 2D, small lines indicate that the track is on an embankment. In 3D, the ground is shaped as an embankment.


In 2D, trellis is drawn over the bridge. In 3D, the track is put on pillars.

Extend selection

Enlarge the selection in a logical way. Double click on the track has the same result.

Select section

Only when sections are used: select the complete section.

Select stretch

Select all connected track.


Disconnect the selected track.

Add isolators

Insert isolators at the outer ends of the current selection.

Change direction

For single track only: add an arrow to indicate one way track.

Lock height

Lock the heights for the endpoints of the track.

Set height

Set the height of the selected track. See here for more details.

Smooth slope

Create a slope for the selected track. See here for more details.

Create helix

Create a helix from the currently selected, unconnected curve. See here for more details.


Set a label for the selected track element.

Create section

Turn the selection, or isolated track, into a section. See here for more details.

Section functions

Whenever a section is defined for the selected track, the tab has a few additional functions.


Remove sections

Remove the section definitions. The track itself is not removed.


Enter a name for the section here.


Select a usage type here.


Select a color for the section.


Select a font for the section label.


Set a font size for the section label.


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