Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting the TimeLiner, part of Navisworks 2017 Essential Training.
…So, welcome to the movie business.…If you have clients who could never possibly open…Navisworks and push a play button, this feature's for you.…We can actually export this movie to a video file for…others to enjoy or to put it into a presentation if desired.…Since the movie's already created, there's no sense hiding it.…By clicking on the Export Animation…button, we'll go through some exporting settings.…Within the structural NWD model, go to your Simulate tab.…The very far right is the Export Animation button.…Click it.…
So for the source, instead of Current…Animation, let's go to Timeline or Simulation.…It used to be I would select Autodesk…renderer, but our viewport renderer is pretty nice now.…I'm going to keep it at that.…Be careful for your output because if you format it as a JPEG, you're…going to be sitting there for an hour watching this take a picture of each run.…Instead of a JPEG, let's go to Windows AVI.…Let's look at some of our options for Windows AVI.…I like to send it full frames, uncompressed.…
- 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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