Join Jim LaPier for an in-depth discussion in this video Resource settings, part of Up and Running with Vectorworks.
…Vectorworks has a large variety of libraries full of custom symbols and…objects for us to use in our designs.…Many are created and offered directly by the manufacturer, so…the models can be quite accurate to real life.…I'm going to bring my resource browser out here where I have a little bit more room.…And I'm going to change the view to thumbnails.…I'll go to Files > Vectorworks Libraries, and…here we see the libraries that I loaded when I installed Vectorworks.…I'm going to go to Building Services.…As I scroll down, we'll see manufacturers like Kohler.…
I'm going to insert their Kohler baths library.…And as I scroll down,…we'll see different tubs offered by Kohler with their part numbers.…I'll click a tub and insert it into my drawing.…If for some reason you don't have these libraries,…I encourage you to go to the Help menu and click Download Content, and…download all the libraries available for your product suite.…Another way of using some of the resources is to load them into other tools.…For example, if I go back to the Vectorworks libraries,…
- 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
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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