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Ethan R.

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  1. Pretty Great work - IMHO I apologize for any circular questioning .. This brings me to a question I posted on another thread ... Is there a comprehensive list of functions that can be called out in a worksheet? - the only lists I can seem to find are: http://developer.vectorworks.net/index.php/VS:Search_Criteria#Search_Criteria_Tables http://developer.vectorworks.net/index.php/VS:Function_Reference_Appendix#attrCrit http://kbase.vectorworks.net/questions/1089/Worksheet+Functions+-+Doors http://kbase.vectorworks.net/questions/1090/Worksheet+Functions+-+Plants http://kbase.vectorworks.net/questions/1088/Worksheet+Functions+-+Windows The kbase articles look the most promising - but there is not a full list I can find? For Example: You use : =('Data Stamp'.'FileName') Where does one find the function callout ? Data Stamp'.'FileName Is there a comprehensive list of all callouts? Thank you for your time Ethan
  2. Hi mk Very impressive as I poke my head around the file. I'm seeing a lot of the items I was interested in learning about! Question: Is there a reason that the Filename and Total Sheets do not pull automatic values? Sorry if this is a silly question - I'm kind of beat here on late Sunday night. Thank you much, _ER
  3. Lots of great info here! But the original question is "how do I reference the Sheet Names / Number / Description from the Organization Dialogue box? If I enter then names there - I want my title block to reference them Using the Sheet Border Tool - I have to put the information into each info pallet and each title block separately. It seems much more straight forward - and much better organized - to pull the information from the "Organization" Pallet. Obviously this is recorded - so I would like to pull it to use in my title block. This will keep everything aligned when I use the Publish Tool. Thanks Ethan
  4. Thanks Pat I want to create a TOC that utilizes the same info I use to "publish" a drawing set. - So i don't want to use custom fields - I want to be able to reference Drawing #'s, Names & Descriptions from the Organization window (see screenshot). I would like to display the info in my title block AND in a TOC worksheet as a cover page. Thank you Ethan
  5. Hi, Trying to build a worksheet to reference: Sheet Number Sheet Title Sheet Description And then also be able to put them in the Title Block. Is there a way to do this? I can't figure out the syntax. Or do I have to use the TitleBlock Tool ? Thanks Ethan
  6. OMG Thank you ! It seems that there should be a good reference for this. I'm not trying to reference Sheet Number Sheet Title Sheet Description Seems like it is a no brainer somehow ?? but i can't find it. Can someone point me to the correct syntax?
  7. is there a good tutorial on this? I found the "wall report" tutorial - but it does not really show the "how" to construct arguments - just a lot of 'do this" thanksl
  8. So easy - so perfect THANK YOU !!!! is there a list of all the references somewhere? I feel as if they are very hard to figure out what each one is. ty Ethan
  9. Hi - Trying to create a wall schedule - and I want to name some walls for clarification. Trying to create a Name (IFC Field in the OIP??) and then pull it on the report? Can someone give me the right location for the name and syntax for the report? Thank you Ethan
  10. I found the object that was causing the trouble. Selected it. then Right Click and chose release from the sub-menu that seemed to do the trick
  11. ? the project file is on BOX - so in theory it should be synced with the home machine ?
  12. Hi - I checked out a layer on my home machine, and I guess I forgot to release it. Now I'm at the office - and I can't edit the layer Both CPU have Admin access. How do I force check-in the layer ? Or maybe it's force Check Out Layer ? Help please ! E+
  13. You got it Kevin. That 2-step process is my plan - going to try the viewport over a viewport! LOL! E
  14. Not sure why I had it working great - then replaced a profile trying to get it working better now apps not seeing the 3dware profiles ?
  15. Ok - I had it working perfectly .. but now my 3dXware no longer links to my apps have a message into 3dConnextion support
  16. Hi - Before I go into "research mode" (Trial & Error!) I want to create an IMAG viewport. Figuring I can - Create a Viewport from a rendtrworks camera - Copy that viewport to a sheet layer with a screen distort / adjust that camera viewport to match the skew of the new viewport? Anyone have a better idea? Thanks! Ethan
  17. Thank you so much Jim ! Will give it a go! (FYI - the old K-base was working better now then it did on last firmware). Appreciate all. best Ethan
  18. I'm watching as well - and am incredibly appreciative. Made it to Philly last year, but not Chicago this Was going to as for the 3dConnnexion info as well! LOL I'll try the settings located above; i've tried before without your success with that k-base article. If you find yourself with an extra moment - could you export your settings and post? I always read the "Attached to the bottom of this article you will find an exported configuration in case you would like to try exactly the settings we use here, they can be added via the Configure > Import Configuration menu option." and wish it was there !! thank you
  19. The Rosebrand integration is amazing. I have worked with Peter, Bob and the gang for years (Funny aside - My wife designed and I programmed their first commerce site years ago!!) I'm loving the #3. Create archway for egress idea above. Combined with the X for where curtains end. What would be great for me - is to be able to mark where I NEED a split in the drape - and then have it create one. Often we will have a long run - but need to add in a split for an emergency exit, catering access or some other "Behind the Scenes" need. So it is not necessarily a "Archway" - but it is a point where we need to note an egress split in the drape. As of now - I usually just draw a thick red line where I need it - but that does not show up on a report Exciting times! Ethan
  20. that is part of my "Being Crazy" ... LOL As a workaround - I'm reserving the view over the old one. 1) Click Saved View 2) Redefine View 3) Save view with same name works enough
  21. That is what I am talking about - If I edit - it does not redefine the actual "View" - only the saved properties (Layers / Classes / etc ...) ... there used to be a "redefine" button (I think?) that would only change the actual VIEW (the what you were looking at) ???
  22. Am I crazy - or is my option to "redefine" a saved view missing now in 2016 sp2 Mac ?? Thanks
  23. Am I being a bit slow this morning - I can't seem to find the "Redefine" option anymore ???? on 2016 sp2 Mac ... ????
  24. HI I actually have the exact set-up you have depicted When I try to get the SpaceNavigator to emulate what you show on the youtube - everything is pinned to the origin - so I can't make the 3d translations ;( some other SpaceNavigator setting ? ie. dominant? You're set-up seems to work perfectly. Would you be so kind as to export it from the 3d Connection Pref pane and post here? I feel that I must be missing something. Maybe there is a VectorWorks a tool that must be active? thanks Ethan


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