Tutorials

Zoom and rotate the model

Learn how to focus on a particular area, or pull out for a wider view in a Tekla Structures model. You can use a mouse, command, keyboard shortcut, or a combination of these. We cover the following: 00:07 Zoom in and out 02:01 Rotate the model 04:21 Pan the model
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • Zoom
  • rotate
  • pan

Simple tips and tricks for concrete related tasks

Whether you are new to Tekla Structures or an experienced user, there many small tips and things that you discover along the way that help with modeling efficiency or interfacing with the software. This video discusses some of those simple tips and tricks for use when modeling concrete and related materials. The tips covered in this video are straight forward and depending on how you operate inside Tekla, they may or may not already be familiar to you. The hope is to provide users, new and experienced, exposure to some of the little things that may be known but not often spoken about.
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • modeling tips
  • closed footing
  • Detailing manager
  • Organizer
  • layout point applicator
  • Layout Manager
  • reference model layers

Create drawing snapshots

Learn how to view and create drawing snapshots and how to overlay snapshots on top of your model or drawing. We cover the following: 00:30 Create snapshots 01:07 Snapshot overlay in drawings 02:13 Snapshot overlay in models
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  • drawing snapshots

Create and edit drawing layouts

Learn how to create new drawing layouts and edit existing ones. A drawing layout defines which tables to include in a drawing and where the tables are located. Each drawing layout has its own table sets and applicable drawing sizes. We cover the following:
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • drawing layouts
  • creating drawing layouts

Create construction lines

Learn how to create construction lines in your Tekla Structures model. Construction lines are transparent modeling aids that you can place in the model to help position other objects more easily. They are not shown or printed in drawings. We cover the following: 00:13 Create construction lines 00:33 Modify construction line properties 01:10 Magnetic construction lines
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • construction objects
  • construction lines

Using Trimble Connect in rebar projects

Learn how to use Trimble Connect in rebar projects.
by Tekla tutorials
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  • Rebar detailer basics
  • Trimble Connect

Using Trimble Connect in cast-in-place projects

Learn how to use Trimble Connect in your cast-in-place projects.
by Tekla tutorials
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  • Rebar detailer basics
  • Trimble Connect
  • Export as IFC

3Dconnexion integration with Tekla Structures

This video gives an overview showing how the 3Dconnexion devices can be used with Tekla Structures. Users can navigate the model using their 3Dconnexion device and map Tekla commands to hotkeys to more easily interact with the model.
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • 3dconnexion
  • space mouse

Drawing rule sets

In this tips and tricks video we learn about drawing rule sets - what they are, how they work, and how you can customize your own. Pairing model filters with drawing settingssettings that control what the drawing looks like and what it includes Drawing settings can be defined in the modeling mode when creating a drawing, and they can be modified in the drawing mode.The range of the objects and elements that drawing settings affect may vary.
by Tekla User Assistance
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  • drawing rule set
  • master drawing catalog
  • master drawing

Creating model templates

Model templates are an easy way to save standard job properties and things like custom components so that your model is ready when you start a new project. These can be saved locally or set up on a server for your team, and in this video we take a look at how to do so.
by Tekla User Assistance
4.5
  • model templates
  • model template

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Twelve

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Setting pour phases and pours.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Eleven

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling sloped slabs.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Ten

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling elevated slabs.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Nine

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Copying framing elements up.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Eight

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling framing elements.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Seven

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling elevator walls, inserting 3D stair model, and using Organizer.
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Six

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling foundation elements - Part 3
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Five

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling foundation elements - Part 2
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Four

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling foudation elements - Part 1
by Tekla Support US
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  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

Concrete Modeling - Lesson Three

Here is a collection of modeling tutorials, many of which are specifically geared towards concrete modeling.Click here to go back to the Concrete Modeling Video Tutorials start page. In this video: Modeling footings.
by Tekla Support US
5
  • Us Concrete Fundamentals

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