The Bottom Bar provides quick access to a few of Fritzing's commands and options. It is context sensitive which means only those items relevant to the work currently being carried out are available.
A status bar underneath the Bottom Menu shows useful information while placing the mouse cursor over wires and commands.



  • Add a note
    adds a text field in the Project View
  • Rotate
    rotates the selected parts 90/180 degrees (counter) clockwise
  • Flip
    flips the selected parts horizontally or vertically
  • Autoroute
    automatically routes traces on the board
  • Export Etchable PDF
    exports the current sketch to PDF for DIY production
  • Connectivity Status
    shows how many nets and connectors are routed
  • Zoom
    changes the view scale in the Project View