Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring appearances, part of Navisworks 2017 Essential Training.
…Here's how this timeliner thing works for construction sequencing.…First, we add a task.…Second, we tell Navisworks what the time frame…is that, that task is going to occur within.…Third, we tell Navisworks what kind of task that is.…It could be under construction, it could be demolition,…it could be temporary or even existing to remain.…Third, we grab a bunch of objects and assign it to that task.…Hit the play button and we're off.…The problem is we need to make sure those different tasks look…well different and change in color and transparency when the task is underway.…
That is where appearances come into play.…This video will show you how to find the…clash detective panel and how to configure those appearances.…So to get started let's open up Navisworks.…Let's click the open button, and let's browse where we keep in our files.…Go to the time liner folder, and make…sure our files of type is set to navisworks.nwd.…Grab the structural model, and click on Open.…So what we have is going to be existing to remain which is the earth.…
- Appending and merging different file types
- Walking through your model
- Working with viewpoints
- Reviewing and marking up a model
- Manipulating and finding objects
- Adding links to objects
- Sorting and grouping
- Creating clash tests
- Adding a timeline with the Timeliner
- Creating material takeoffs
- Creating custom animations and scripts for an interactive movie
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 05/09/2016. What changed?
A: We added one new tutorial on BIM 360 and a whole new chapter of videos on rendering in Navisworks.
Q. This course was updated 03/21/2017. What changed?
A. Three videos were updated in the first chapter. The following topics were also updated in chapters 8 and 12: creating a simluation for the TImeLiner, changing the survey point and project base point in Revit, finding and running Civil 3D Object Enablers, and combining Civil and Revit.
1. The Navisworks File System
2. Navigating in a Model
3. Working with Viewpoints
4. The Review Tab
5. Dealing with Objects
6. Sorting and Grouping
7. Clash Detection
8. The TimeLiner
10. Presenting, Animating, and Exporting
12. Combining Site and Buildings
Combining Civil and Revit3m 40s
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