Working with layers


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Working with layers

Another way to organize your scene is by using layers. Now, if you have used Photoshop or Illustrator, you probably be familiar with the concept of layers. So let me show you how it works within SketchUp. First I am going to open a scene that already has layers in it and then we are going to go ahead and create a scene and create layers for that scene later. So let's first of all look at what layers look like, understand the menu options and then we'll go ahead and create some scenes. And this is just a street of houses. Now when you get a complex scene like this it's nice to be able to segregate things out. So you can work on parts of the scene and have the other parts kind of tucked away. So you don't have to have them in the way. So we can do that by using layers. I am going to go to the Window menu and come down to Layers, and that's our Layers window. In the Layers window you'll see that this scene has five layers. The first one in the list is Layer 0. Now ...

Working with layers
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Working with layers provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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