Grouping objects


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Grouping objects

Now let's take a look at some other ways to organize your assets within SketchUp. The first we are going to look at is called Groups. Now grouping is very similar to components except it doesn't go quite as deep and in some ways this can be a benefit because it's very simple to use. Let me show you how this works. Let's say we have these two houses here, now if I wanted to I could select the houses by selecting all the faces and components that comprise them. But if you notice that each house is a bunch of separate objects that are kind of just sitting there together, if I wanted to get these into a more cohesive organization I could use Group, so let me show you how this works.

I am going to go ahead and just select everything in this one house so I am just going to go on to my Selection tool, left-click and drag and make sure that I have the entire house selected. Now if you want you can see that I've got it all selected. Now we can group things in one of two ways, ...

Grouping objects
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Grouping objects provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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