• Interactive Workshops November 2017 – Door and Window Object Styles

    Object styles are a powerful technique for controlling objects. On one end of the object style spectrum, you have plug-in objects, which are individual and flexible; on the other end, you have symbols, which are fixed—when you edit one, they all update. Object styles can be anything in between a plug-in…

  • Architect Special Interest Group July 2017 (am)

    In this session, we covered how to transfer Vectorworks resources from one computer to another, clarified several points from last month regarding the Callout Tool, discussed how settings work together to create complicated objects in WinDoor, and answered numerous questions regarding windows.

  • Vectorworks Tip #122 – Doors/Windows – Windoor

    Windoor is a Vectorworks plug-in from Australia that allows you to create custom windows and doors. Unlike the standard window or door object, Windoor allows you to put doors and windows in the same frame, much like you would do in reality. Unfortunately, this plug-in is only available to users…

  • BIM_SIG_029 Special Interest Group September 2013

    In the session the users want to lock at the options to create muntins (glazing bars) on Windows. Vectorworks has several options for creating these sorts of glazing bars, but these options might not suit your design style. We also looked at what you can do to create the glazing…

  • BIM_SIG_006 Special Interest Group July 2012

    This is the movie from the BIM Special Interest Group, May 2012, creating a BIM workflow, part 2

  • epodcast154 – BIM Special Interest Group

    Workflow for BIM, Part 2. Following on from last month, we continue to look at the workflow for creating a BIM project. Last month we looked at the walls and slabs, so this month we need to create the fenestration (the doors and windows).

  • Reset Your Windoor Settings

    I have been having a small issue with Windoor (http://www.ozcad.com.au), the magic window and door plug-in from Australia. I had played with the class settings on the doors and windows, and the opening indicators were not being assigned to the class I wanted. The author of windoor, Julian Carr, told…