Navigating in SketchUp


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Navigating in SketchUp

SketchUp is a 3D program. So, in order to use it, we have to navigate through this scene in 3D. We can do that by using a number of different menu commands. Now, you can find these under Camera. There's three. There's Orbit, Pan, and Zoom. And, notice they have three hot keys O, H, and Z. And we can also find them here on the Basic menu bar this is Orbit hand the little hand and Zoom. So if I want I can select one of this Orbit hit the O key or I can middle click.

To activate this. And, then I can just orbit around my scene. So, I can go look at the back. I can look at the front. I can look at the tops. So, if you drag up and down, it drags up and down. If you drag left and right, it kind of orbits left and right. Now if you're in another tool you can always middle click and always get to the orbit tool which is kind of nice. So if you have a three button mouse it's going to be very handy for sketch up. Now if you want to pan, you could hit the H key which stands for hand or pan.

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Navigating in SketchUp
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Navigating in SketchUp provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 2013 Essential Training

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CAD
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SketchUp
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