Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Getting rid of lines and text, part of Navisworks Essential Training.
…I call it CAD shrapnel.…Those errant lines, arcs, circles, and unwanted text…that we inadvertently bring into our Navisworks scene.…Well, at least Navisworks is smart enough to turn…that stuff off if you really don't need it.…The focus of this exercise is to actually pretty things up as…it pertains to lines and basic garbage that gets dragged into our models.…To do that, we'll go to the Viewpoints tab and…look at some titles that will turn these features off.…So to get started, open up Navisworks.…
On the Quick Access panel, click the open button.…Lets navigate to where we keep our exercise…files and lets go to the AutoCad folder.…For the files of type, let's make sure we find autocad.dwg/dsf.…Find Communications Systems and click Open.…What I'd like to do is click on this manhole.…On the View cube, let's click the Top button.…Hold down your wheel button to pan around a little bit.…Click on the Orbit button.…Zoom out just a hair.…Let's orbit around a little bit.…Click on the Viewpoints tab, and let's click on Save Viewpoint.…
- 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 Appropriate for all
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.
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
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