4.1.A Creating Plan Views & Plan Regions


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Practice Exercise (Optional)

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  1. Create a new floor plan view focusing on the residence.
  • Duplicate the First Floor Plan View
  • Name the duplicated Floor Plan View: “First Floor Residence”
  • Crop this view to focus on the residence portion on the South end of the building.
  • Create a new Floor Plan View for the Second Floor of the residence.
  • Create a Ceiling Plan View for the First and Second Floor of the residence and office.
  • Create a new Plan Region to show the wall opening at the edge of the second floor loft area (as seen in the image attached):
  • Create a plan region within the second floor plan view.
  • Set the View Range for this Plan Region so that the cut plane is at 6ft.

When you have completed this exercise, your model should look something like this:


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