Join Paul J. Smith for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding text and labels, part of SketchUp for Architecture: LayOut.
- Chapter Three-Oh-Six, we are going to look at adding … text and labels and we are going to wiz through this because … adding text and labels is one of the easier things to do … and this explains some of the ways in which you … can bring text in from an external file source … and then edit it back in that application. … So what I've done on the edit and down to preferences, … if you're using the Mac it's layout and preferences. … Under the applications I've set up Photoshop … as my default image editor and I've got Word and Excel … as my text and table editors, so I'll just close that. … And you can insert text as one of the … insertable contents into layouts. … So if I go File and then down to insert … then if you've got access to the Excel's files … then Chapter Three, Drawing and annotation, … there's a folder called Sample Text and it's this thing. … It's called Lures mumps dolor sits mate is … and it's an alternative to the Larum ipsum placeholder text … so I'll select that and open it …
AuthorPaul J. Smith
- Customizing LayOut preferences
- Working with the drawing tools in LayOut
- Adding text and labels
- Creating linear and angular dimensions
- Creating templates
- Linking SketchUp with LayOut
- Building a scrapbook
- Exporting options
Skill Level Intermediate
SketchUp 2018 Essential Trainingwith George Maestri3h 58m Beginner
1. Introduction to SketchUp for Architecture
2. Setting Up LayOut
3. Drawing and Annotation
4. Creating and Saving Templates
5. Linking SketchUp to LayOut
6. The LayOut Scrapbooks
7. Finishing Off the Pages
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