Tutorials

Framing Tools - Overall Demo

This video shows an overall demo for the Framing tools + Howick export extension. For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
by Steel Extensions
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  • Framing tools + Howick export

Framing Panel - General Setup

This video shows how to: Split panels along a wall Define noggings and bracings placement Rotate panel to place it as a roof For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
by Steel Extensions
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  • framing panel

Using Trimble Connect for collaboration

Learn how you can share the model for collaboration purposes using Trimble Connect.
by Tekla tutorials
3
  • Steel detailer basics
  • Trimble Connect

Showing and modifying drawing views in the model

Learn how to show drawing views in Tekla Structures model and how to work with the drawing views. You will also learn how to modify selected views in the model.
by Tekla tutorials
4.666665
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing views
  • Contextual Toolbar
  • Emphasize
  • Reverse view direction
  • rotation handles
  • Update drawing

Creating reports

Learn about reports in general, and how to create different kinds of reports. Learn how to create a bolt list, material list, assembly list, and a report based on part phases.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • report
  • Bolt
  • material
  • assembly
  • part
  • phase

Working with NC files

Learn about NC (numerical control) files. Learn about NC files in general, and how to create NC files in DSTV format. Additionally, learn how to convert the NC files from DSTV to DXF format.
by Tekla tutorials
3
  • Steel detailer basics
  • nc file

Exporting to 3D pdf

Learn about the Publish to 3D PDF tool, which enables you to export your model to a 3D PDF. This way, you can communicate your work to others, who only need a PDF reader to explore the model. Additionally, learn how to take the tool into use by downloading it from Tekla Warehouse, an online service for storing and sharing Tekla Structures content.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • 3D PDF

Printing drawings

Learn about printing drawings in Tekla Structures in general. Additionally, learn how to print general arrangement drawings as PDF files.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • print
  • PDF

Drawing layout editor for steel detailers

Learn about drawing layout editor in Tekla Structures. Learn how to create a new drawing layout, how to adjust drawing sizes, frames and foldmarks. Additionally, learn how to add tables to drawing layouts, and how to adjust position of drawing views.
by Tekla tutorials
3.666665
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • drawing layout editor

Working with templates

Learn about templates in Tekla Structures. Learn how to customize your drawings according to your company by adding a logo to a template. Additionally, learn how to create a simple template, and how to add the template to a drawing layout.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • template
  • drawing

Key features for modelling

Watch as we explore key features for modelling in Tekla Structures 2020.
by Trimble Solutions UK
3
  • Tekla Structures
  • 2020
  • point cloud
  • clash check
  • detection
  • heat maps
  • platework
  • lofted plates
  • sloping slabs
  • varying elevations
  • integration
  • Trimble Connect

Key features for drawings

Watch as we explore key features for drawings in Tekla Structures 2020.
by Trimble Solutions UK
0
  • Tekla Structures
  • 2020
  • drawings
  • GA
  • general arrangement
  • assembly
  • 3D
  • document manager
  • modify
  • Contextual Toolbar
  • Layout editor

Cloning drawings

Get to know the concept of cloning drawings. Learn what cloning a drawing means and when it is useful to clone drawings. Additionally, get to know the different ways to clone a drawing.
by Tekla tutorials
3
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • clone
  • cloning template
  • master drawing catalog

Creating phases and object level settings

Learn to break a Tekla Structures model down into smaller entities by dividing it into phases. Additionally, learn how to create and use object level settings, and show the different phases using different colors and part representation options in the drawing.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • phase
  • object level settings
  • filter

Revising the model and updating drawings

Learn about Tekla Structures revision handling features.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • révision
  • drawing

Creating anchor bolt plans

Learn how to create and modify an anchor bolt plan.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • anchor bolt
  • anchor bolt plan

Smart panning

If you have heavy drawings that are slow to navigate, think about enabling smart panning. This will make zooming and panning your drawings faster.
by Tekla User Assistance
5
  • XS_​USE_​SMART_​PAN
  • smart panning
  • faster zooming

Creating general arrangement drawings

Learn what general arrangement drawings are and how to create and modify them.
by Tekla tutorials
4.2
  • Steel detailer basics
  • GA drawing
  • drawing

Keeping drawings up to date

Learn how to keep drawings up to date. Get to know when you need to update your drawings. Also, learn how to freeze, lock, and issue a drawing.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • freeze
  • lock

Editing drawings manually

Learn how to edit drawings manually. Edit element colors, dimensions, part marks, and drawing layout.
by Tekla tutorials
5
  • Steel detailer basics
  • drawing
  • drawing mark
  • drawing layout

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