This movie shows you how to install fonts on Macintosh and Windows7
Recent versions of Vectorworks allow you to drag and drop images, PDF’s, and DXF/DWG files. This can speed up the importing process.
I use batch exporting PDF files all the time. This is a great way to export all the sheet layers, or saved views from file.
Batch printing is where you print all the sheet layers or saved views from a drawing. You can also use this to print all drawings from a folder.
Class options are extremely important when you are using Vectorworks. Choosing the right class options will make it easy to use Vectorworks. Choosing the wrong class options will always make Vectorworks difficult to use
Layer Options are how you look at other layers. You have several choices, and this move shows you when each option is useful, and how to set the options.
The navigation palette is the quickest way to change the visibility of layers, classes, and sheet layers. It also has the ability to manage reference files, saved views, and viewports. This makes the navigation palette very useful.
The visualization palette is used to control lights and cameras. It is not available if you do not have Renderworks.
Object Info Palette
Move by point tool.
Setting Defaults on the Attributes Palette
When you create viewports you can sometimes spend a lot of time going in and out of viewports. But there are things you can do to make it quicker. You can set the edit annotation dialog box to suit yourself, we can right-click on a viewport to edit it.
The Extend tool.
What is a symbol?
Attribute Mapping tool. This tool allows you to edit attributes on objects.
Symbols are very useful for repeating objects. When you make a useful symbol, it can save you hours. Learn how to make a symbol here.
Introduction to Planar graphics
Creating Associative Dimensions is important, because it links the dimension to the object.
Select Similar tool, some times called the magic wand.