• Landmark Special Interest Group May 2020

    In this session, we covered more about fences and railings, showed how converting objects to symbols or Auto Hybrids can help achieve the look that you want for your site—knowing a few tricks can get you a long way!

  • Landmark Special Interest Group April 2020

    In this session, we showed how to add hot keys, demonstrated the Class Mapping tool, created class and layer filters, and went through the steps for controlling objects’ graphic attributes by class.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group March 2020

    In this session, we covered how to create a new line type that represents a fence, discussed the difference between Page Based Units and World Based Units, demonstrated a way to control wall textures depending on your needs, and went through the steps for reporting wall components on a worksheet.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group February 2020

    In this session, we covered how to insert a Heliodon into your project, how to set up a Renderworks Camera and run a solar study, how to create a viewport from a camera view, and how to work with multiple camera views and heliodons.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group January 2020

    In this session, we covered how to change a site model by directly modifying contour lines and how this differs from using site modifiers, as well as demonstrating uses of the Grade tool.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group December 2019

    In this session, we covered how the Tag tool can increase the ease and efficiency with which you work with plants and hardscapes.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group October 2019

    In this session, we covered how setting up site modifiers on the design layer with the nearest elevation can make calculating elevations easier, demonstrated resolving site modifier conflicts, showed how to use multiple view panes to make using Vectorworks easier, went over how to save the setup for your multiple…

  • Landmark Special Interest Group November 2019

    In this session, we covered some challenges with landscape worksheets, including working with plant images, a workaround for selecting all of your plants with one command, selecting individual plants when the Summarize Items setting is on in your worksheet, and setting up a separate design layer for details.

  • Landmark Special Interest Group September 2019

    In this session, we demonstrated what dark mode looks like Vectorworks 2020 (Mac only), presented a workaround for rotating hybrid objects in a 3D view, discussed how to clearly present existing and proposed site data, and showed how the Select Connected Objects, Compose, and Decompose commands help with handling surveyor…

  • Landmark Special Interest Group August 2019

    In this session, we covered creating site modifiers for a retaining wall, turning a complex roof into a gable roof, and using the Data Tag tool to get correctly scaled labels and add Dynamic Text to a tag.