Layout dimensions don't respond


#1

I’m having a challenge with Layout dimensions. When I insert a SU scene and then attempt to dimension the drawing I get a mixed bag of scales/dimensions. Some point to points show the correct scale, others are full scale and I’m unable to change those scales in the drawings. I’ve attached a screen shot to show the results. Included is a screen shot of the


#2

Just guessing: Your SketchUp Model dialog shows “None” in the Standard View field. Are your problem scenes using Perspective projection instead of Parallel, or are they somehow slightly skewed?


#3

I think you’re on to something. This opens another issue which is that my model has rooms that are on a 45 degree angle to the rest of the model which creates all kinds of challenges with the standard views. No solution here but helps with understanding. Thanks.


#4

For info: in SketchUp you can select a face, right-click and choose “Align View” to get the camera looking straight on at that face.


#5

Great solution. I went back to the scene and Aligned View that wall and when I inserted that Scene the dimensions scaled correctly. However the Standard View field remained at None. Don’t know exactly why but it worked. Thanks.


#6

The standard view field says”none” because that aligned view is not one of the standard front, right, back, left, top, or bottom.


#7

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