Understanding the Context-Sensitive Cursor - 2022.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Using the Vivado IDE (UG893)

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The cursor symbol changes based on the available command mode for a given context and window:

Horizontal, vertical, or diagonal stretch bar symbol
You can stretch Pblock edges and window view borders.
Hand symbol
You can move Pblocks, move cells, or drag to pan the view.
Cross symbol
You can draw rectangles for zooming in, defining pin assignment areas, or drawing Pblock rectangles.
Slashed circle symbol
You are dragging objects are over illegal placement sites.