February Tech Roundup: Getting Started with ConnectCAD 2020

Posted by Kamica Price on 2/20/20 4:51 PM   |  1 min read time

It’s been a few months since we launched ConnectCAD 2020, the signal flow add-on for Spotlight and Designer that allows AV professionals to lay out signal flows in an easy-to-read format. If you’re looking for some help with the new addition, here are some courses to get you started.

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Topics: AV Industry, Tech Roundup, Tech Tips, February Tech Roundup, Vectorworks University, Custom Connector Panels

Why Updating Preferences Makes Design Work Easier

Posted by Alex Altieri on 2/6/20 2:22 PM   |  6 min read time

*This article was written by Neil Barman, Architect Product Specialist at Vectorworks Canada.

When a new version of Vectorworks arrives on my computer, even before I get too far into its new or enhanced features, I dive into the Vectorworks Preferences. These preferences control a number of aspects that makes the installation of the new version work for me and feel like it's my design workshop, no matter what file I'm working in.

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Topics: Tech Tips, Neil Barman, Vectorworks Community Forum, Preferences

December Tech Roundup: The Best of 2019

Posted by Kamica Price on 12/19/19 2:26 PM   |  2 min read time

Every month, we give you a roundup of our latest and greatest tech tips. To celebrate the end of the year, here’s a look back at our best roundups from 2019.

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Topics: Tech Roundup, Tech Tips, BCF, data visualization, July Tech Roundup, Visibility tool, September Tech Roundup, October Tech Roundup, December Tech Roundup, April Tech Roundup, Lumion LiveSync, LiveSync plug-in, BIM for Landscape, custom selection scripts, videos, List Browser Direct Editing, Vectorworks 2020, Data Manager, IFC referencing, Video Camera object, hardscape alignment, Vectorworks University, Styled Objects, ebooks, November Tech Roundup

November Tech Roundup: Master the Data Manager

Posted by Kamica Price on 11/21/19 1:34 PM   |  1 min read time

Here’s your comprehensive guide to learning the Data Manager feature from Vectorworks 2020.

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Topics: Tech Tips, BCF, BIM, data visualization, Vectorworks 2020, Data Manager, Styled Objects, ebooks, November Tech Roundup, data mapping, data sheets

October Tech Roundup: New Videos on Vectorworks 2020 Features

Posted by Kamica Price on 10/17/19 10:55 AM   |  1 min read time

Check out these tech tips on fresh features from the newest version of Vectorworks.

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Topics: Tech Tips, Vectorworks Architect, video, October Tech Roundup, Vectorworks 2020, Vectorworks University, Door and Window Improvements, Walkthrough animations

July Tech Roundup

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 7/18/19 1:31 PM   |  1 min read time

Another month means another roundup of our latest tech tips to enhance your design workflow!

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Topics: Tech Roundup, Tech Tips, Training, AutoCAD, Landmark software, Visibility tool, BIM for Landscape, custom selection scripts, videos, interior architecture

WATCH: Our Latest Tech Tips

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 6/20/19 2:12 PM   |  1 min read time

ICYMI: Here are three new videos to strengthen your Vectorworks expertise.

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Topics: Site Analysis, Tech Tips, 3D, BIM, Landscape Architecture, Vectorworks Landmark, video, Massing Model Tool, Site Inventory

May Tech Roundup: Videos to Boost Your Workflow

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/16/19 12:51 PM   |  1 min read time

Take eight minutes to learn something new about Vectorworks and see how others are using it…

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Topics: Tech Roundup, Tech Tips, Vectorworks Architect, BIM, video, Hamonic+Masson & Associés, Villanova Icône Project, Select Simlar tool, Schematic design set, Magic Wand tool

5 Ways to Get Started with Vectorworks

Posted by Alex Altieri on 5/7/19 3:09 PM   |  6 min read time

Vectorworks software is beginner-friendly. At first, it felt out of my league. I didn't know where to begin. But hesitancy subsided as I realized how learning the basics is just downright feasible.

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Topics: Tech Tips, Vectorworks Training, layers and classes, Viewports, Core Concepts, Bryan Seigel

Tech Roundup: March 2015

Posted by Pete Hicks on 3/13/15 5:06 PM   |  1 min read time

Need help giving your design a finishing touch that you know will impress your clients? We can help! Check out this month’s new tech tip videos from our YouTube page.

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Topics: Bump Mapping, Door Leaf, Education, Planet Vectorworks, resources, tech support, Tech Tips, @VectorworksHelp, 3D Modeling, Customized Symbols, Displacement Mapping

Tech Roundup: January 2015

Posted by Julie McClure on 1/15/15 11:51 AM   |  1 min read time

It's that time again! Get ready to make the most of your Vectorworks software with two new tech tips videos on our YouTube channel.

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Topics: Education, Planet Vectorworks, resources, Spotlight, Tech Tips, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Designer, @VectorworksHelp, Community, Default Render mode, Landmark, PDF, Projection options, Vectorworks Fundamentals, Vectorworks YouTube Channel

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