Using the Component Options window


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Using the Component Options window

Another way to work with components is to use the Component Options window and this gives us various components that we can use to refine our components. So let me show you how this works. First of all, let's go ahead and drag in a component. I'm going to open up my Components window, I'm going Window>Components, and if we go to the components that are In model, I can scroll down and find Coffee_Table and I want to go ahead and drag that coffee table into the scene.

I'll just go ahead and just move that into place here. Now once I've a component selected, I want to open the Component Options window. Now the contents of this window will vary depending upon the attributes that the person who created the component applied to them. So in this case, we created a coffee table that has several different materials; we have a price and a size. So let's show you how this works. For the material, I have three selections; Bamboo, Cherry, and Ash.

So let's go ahead and sel...

Using the Component Options window
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Using the Component Options window provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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