Learn how to turn solid edges into dashed lines using the Layers Window.
- [Instructor] Dashed lines is a new feature…with SketchUp 2019.…So if you're using an earlier version of SketchUp,…feel free to skip this video as needed.…To create dashed lines, we are going…to use the layers window.…On a PC, this is found under the default tray…on the right, and on a Mac, we'll need…to use the Window dropdown menu, and select Layers.…If you haven't already watched the video on layers,…it may be helpful to pause and review that first,…because I've already attributed these cubes to layers,…and when I close the visibility of them,…they are hidden as well.…
To create dashed lines, we're simply going…to use the layers window under dashes,…and we're going to click on default.…As you can see, I have a few options for dashes.…So let's practice changing this entire layer…to these different dashed options.…So this one I'm going to turn to dashed,…and this one I'm going to turn to dotted.…Now, you'll notice that all of the edges and the geometry…that lives on that layer will reflect this edge style.…So if you do not want something to be dashed,…
- Navigating the interface for Mac and Windows
- Customizing toolbars
- Selecting and moving objects
- Drawing lines and shapes
- Modeling from a floor plan image
- Resizing and rotating objects
- Using organizational tools
- Working with components
- Creating and applying materials
- Animating and exporting your drawings
Skill Level Beginner
SketchUp Pro: Dynamic Componentswith Scott Onstott3h 13m Intermediate
What you should know1m 16s
1. The SketchUp Interface
2. Manipulate Objects
3. Drawing in SketchUp
4. Modeling from a Floor Plan Image
7. Document and Stylize
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