Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Overriding color, transparency, and a transform, part of Navisworks Essential Training.
…There are three basic overrides you can perform…on any given object, color, transparency, and transform.…Color and transparency I think are pretty obvious, but transform…has to deal with the physical placement of the object.…In Navisworks we can either override items object by object, or we can…grab an item from the selection tree and perform an override that way.…So it stands to reason, we can override an entire model in one shot.…In this video, we will be selecting objects both in…the model and selection tree and we will be performing overrides.…
So go ahead and open up…your NavisworksEssential.nwd model and follow along.…Let's zoom on the middle part of the building.…On our Navigation Bar, click the Select button.…Go ahead and select this pipe cover.…Now, let's right-click on the pipe cover, Override Item, let's override the color.…Let's make it green so it really stands out.…Hit OK, hit Escape a couple times.…It's green, but what we didn't see behind the scenes when we selected…this, was a selection tree drilled into the layer that would confine this.…
- 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
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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