Join George Maestri for an in-depth discussion in this video Hiding and unhiding objects, part of SketchUp 2013 Essential Training.
…There may be times in SketchUp where…you'll want to hide or show individual objects.…Now we can hide and show objects using layers.…And let's refresh that.…We can go into Window > Layers.…And so for example if I wanted to hide or show the plants or the house,…or really anything here, I can do that simply by turning on or off the layers.…But if I wanted to hide or show things individually, I have to use…the entity info window. So let's take, for example, this fence.…
If I wanted to hide just this part of the fence, I can right-click…over it, go into entity info, and you'll notice I have a hidden option here.…And so once I hide it, it goes away and in…fact my entity info goes away because I can't see it.…And so now I'm thinking, how do I get my option back?…We can get it back using the outliners.…So…I'm going to go into Window. Outliner.…And you'll notice here, I've got this one object here that's grayed out.…So, I've got all of my fencing here.…And then, I've got this one called right front fence and that's grayed out, so if…
All of the lessons work with both SketchUp Make, the free version of the program, and SketchUp Pro.
- Creating camera views
- Shading faces and edges
- Scaling and rotating objects
- Creating circles, polygons, and arcs
- Making 3D text
- Labeling a drawing
- Working with 3D components
- Applying materials and mapping textures
- Rendering and animating your work
Skill Level Beginner
1. The SketchUp Interface
2. Manipulating Objects
3. Drawing in SketchUp
4. Measuring and Labeling
5. Organizing Scenes
6. Working with Components
7. Creating Textures and Materials
8. Rendering and Animation
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