20 - Layers & Annotation Sets

Understanding layers and layer sets and how to use them to streamline your design process, along with Saved Plan Views.

Number
Title / Description


4

6:28

Understanding Layers

Layers and layersets can help declutter a plan without deleting the information.

Video No. 4


904

5:40

Controlling What Displays in 3D

Like floor plan view, what displays in 3D views is determined by the active layer set.

Video No. 904


5302

6:26

Active Layer Display Options Side Window

Control layer display and properties for all your views with this side window

Video No. 5302


5483

6:18

Understanding Layer Sets

Each Layer Set contains the same group of layers, all the individual layers created in a plan; and each layer set can show, hide and display those layers uniquely.

Video No. 5483


362

5:34

Showing an As-built Mask on a Remodel Plan

One way to show the as-built condition on a remodel project is to create an "As-Built Mask" CAD block of the existing structure and underlay it on the remodel project.

Video No. 362


363

7:22

Coordinating Layers to Show Existing, Demo and New

Control object display by creating custom layers and place objects on them.

Video No. 363


365

21:07

Coordinating Layers and Room Definition to Show Demolition Walls

Use Invisible Walls to create separate areas with room definition.

Video No. 365


5224

2:04

Reference Display Drawing Order

Video No. 5224


5435

5:38

Using the Reference Display

Turning on the Reference Display allows you to see objects on a floor below or above the one you are working on.

Video No. 5435


2421

10:47

Saved Plan Views

The Saved Plan Views feature allows you to switch Annotation Set, Layer Set and other plan view settings simultaneously. This feature also allows you to have multiple different plan views open of the same plan, making it easier to align items between floors and create iterations.

Video No. 2421


10

7:45

Annotation Set Basics

Annotation Sets allow you to change many defaults at once: Dimensions, Text, Rich Text, Callouts, Markers, CAD and Arrows.

Video No. 10


1934

12:43

Using Annotation Sets to be more Productive

Using Annotation Sets to be Productive in Setting Defaults and Layer Sets

Video No. 1934


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