Thursday, June 07, 2012

Where to Buy Vectorworks Manuals

At my online webinar last night I was asked about where to purchase my manuals. The manuals in question were the larger, printed manuals with the embedded movies.

The answer is that all my larger manuals can be purchased from Nemetschek Vectorworks, your local distributor, or local Vectorworks reseller.

Nemetschek Vectorworks have a web site where you can read about the manuals. This site has a detailed description about each manual and you can download a sample chapter.






If you live in USA, you can purchase the manuals directly though the online store. You access the store by clicking on the BUY button.



If you live in Europe, I recommend that you visit the online store at


Friday, June 01, 2012

SST_1206 Referencing in Vectorworks

Referencing in Vectorworks is the ability to link your current Vectorworks file to an image, PDF, or another Vectorworks file.

What makes this so special is that when you update the original file (image, PDF, or Vectorworks drawing) you can then update the link file. The referencing concept allows you to divide your work with other people to speed up the drawing process. This manual will cover the basic concepts of referencing image files, PDFs, and the techniques for referencing Vectorworks files.

Read more... (you have to be a subscriber to folllow this link).