Using the Outliner and Entity Info


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Using the Outliner and Entity Info

If you want to dive a little bit deeper into your SketchUp scenes, you can use the Outliner and Entity Info windows. So let's take a look at them. We're going to start with the outliner. Now, go Window > Outliner. And in this particular scene I've got a bunch of groups. So I've got the house as a group, the plants are each a group, and the fencing is grouped. Now when I select it, notice how it highlights here in the outliner. So when I select the fence, it highlights this group.

If I select the groups in the outliner, you can also see that they select in the view port as well. So if I select this one, it becomes the house. Now some of these actually have names, but a lot of them are just named group which is not very descriptive. Now we can use the entity info window to make things a little more descriptive. So if I right click on an object, I go Entity Info. And in this it will give me the info about this group so this is on the layer called house now I could actually change my laye...

Using the Outliner and Entity Info
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Using the Outliner and Entity Info 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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