Join Jim LaPier for an in-depth discussion in this video Advanced viewports, part of Up and Running with Vectorworks.
…We've created our viewports, and added title blocks, but…there are a few more things to finish with our sheets, and…particularly, the viewports, before our drawing is ready to print.…First, I want to add one more viewport as section of the collar.…First, I need to select a viewport to apply the section to.…I'll go to View > Create Section Viewport, and now I need to draw my section line.…I'll use my smart snap points to draw a vertical line straight through the object.…
I'll pick my side and double-click to set the viewport.…Click OK and now I have my section.…I'm going to drag it out and use my smart snaps, to align it with the other view.…Notice the bright red fill of the section, it's a little jarring and…it can be changed.…I'll go up to the Tools > Organization dialog, under Classes and…change the section style class that was created by the section.…I'll click Edit and change this to a Hatch pattern of brick.…
I'll click OK, and click OK one more time.…I'll update my viewport, and now I have my section view.…
- Setting up your workspace
- Working with classes and layers
- Entering values
- Working with geometry
- Creating 3D objects
- Modeling architecture
- Texturing and lighting
- Adding annotations
- Creating viewports
- Printing and sharing
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Up and Running with AutoCAD for Macwith Jim LaPier1h 45m Beginner
AutoCAD 2015 Essential Trainingwith Scott Onstott8h 35m Beginner
AutoCAD Architecture Essential Trainingwith Paul F. Aubin7h 27m Intermediate
1. The Interface
2. Environment Conventions
3. Basic Geometry
4. Basic 3D Shapes
5. Architectural 3D Modeling
8. Viewports and Sheets
9. Printing and Sharing
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