Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Gravity tool, part of Navisworks Essential Training.
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…The gravity tool is used in conjunction with the walk command.…By turning on gravity, you're saying to Navisworks…that you want to keep your feet upon the ground.…You're also telling Navisworks that if a staircase or a…ramp comes along, you'd like to walk up or down it.…So to get started, let's open the file NavisWorksEssentials.nwd Or…of course you can use your own model and follow along.…I'm going to click open…browse to where I'm keeping my files.…Go to Navisworks, make sure nwd is selected,…select Navisworksessential.nwd.…
And open it up.…With my Orbit tool running, I'm going to spin around…and I'm going to look at the side of the building.…I'm…going to select my Walk command.…I'm going to hit the drop down, and I'm going to…actually make sure Collision and Gravity are turned off.…I'm going to walk right through this wall as if it wasn't there.…I'm going to turn around to the right, and notice that there's a staircase there.…To walk up the staircase, I need to turn my…gravity on and I need to turn my collision on.…
- 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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