Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Saving a viewpoint, part of Navisworks Essential Training.
…Let's talk about what's called viewpoints.…Every time you change a view in Navisworks,…you're looking at what is called a viewpoint.…Having a good understanding of how to use viewpoints can be…a big help as you begin to get a grip on Navisworks.…There is an entire tab dedicated to…viewpoints that we should start looking at.…Let's take a look at how we can save and name a viewpoint.…The objective of this video is to create…a viewpoint by using the Save Viewpoint command.…Then we will take a look at how we…can organize viewpoints so anyone can easily see them.…
To get started open the file Navisworksessentials.nwd,…or your own Navisworks files and follow along.…I'm going to click the open button.…And i'm going to browse to where I keep my exercise files.…I'm going to go to Navisworks, and i'm going to…make sure my files of type is set to Navisworks.nwd.…I'm going to select NavisworksEssential and I'm going to click open.…Using my orbit command, I'm going to swing around and…take a look at the right side of the building.…
- 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.
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
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