Using the Interact tool


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Using the Interact tool

Another really cool feature of Dynamic Components is the ability to interact with your model. Now this is done through a new tool under the Tools menu called the Interact tool. So when I select that, a little hand comes up, and also notice how at the top of the hand we have the No sign and what the no sign means is, well, we can't interact here. So, if we actually move this over the scene, you'll notice how it goes from the Yellow Yes Click to activate to the No.

So, for example, if I click on one of these doors, I can actually open and close the doors of the cabinets. Now think about if you were, for example, a Cabinet Designer, you would want your customers be able to interact with their kitchen and you can actually use this to kind of test out things to see if the refrigerator is going to bump into something when you open the door. It helps you to kind of organize the way that, for example, your kitchen works or house or whatever. So, we can actually interact with any one of the...

Using the Interact tool
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Using the Interact tool provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 7 New Features

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SketchUp
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