Join Jim LaPier for an in-depth discussion in this video Inserting doors and windows, part of Learning Vectorworks (2014).
…Now that we've completed the rough shell of the building we can start to…add items like doors and windows.…We're going to set floor two and skin two as the only visible layers, and…set floor two as the active layer.…We're also going to edit floor two and set the opacity to around 50%.…This will allow us to see through the floor to the scan below,…to know where to place our doors and windows.…I'll go over and…get the door tool, from the building shell palette, and click properties.…These door settings will allow me to customize the door any way I see fit.…
For now, we're just going to set this for a two foot floor width.…We're also going to change the jamb to use the wall depth.…Then click OK.…In the modes area we can see different ways of…inserting the door based on the points that we have.…I'm going to zoom in here and use the zoom snap tool to position my door.…Once the door's positioned I can use the cursor around to change the orientation of…the door.…And this door, in particular, looks a little large.…
- 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
AutoCAD 2015 Essential Trainingwith Scott Onstott8h 35m Beginner
AutoCAD Architecture Essential Training (2014)with 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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