SketchUp Outliner

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SketchUp Outliner

Post by ntxdave » Thu Jul 13, 2017 6:03 pm

It is standard practice to use components and groups a lot in SketchUp. You can then go to the Outliner and see the object tree for the model. When the object tree is imported to SimLab, the component & group names are lost. I have learned that one of the first things I should do with each model is to go into the object tree and rename everything. It will save a lot of headaches later. ;)

Is it possible to capture the object names from SketchUp both when you use the export option in SketchUp or when you import in Composer?

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Re: SketchUp Outliner

Post by Denniio » Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:43 pm

The Component Name is lost, but it works with Instance Names. Not perfect but it helps sometimes

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