Flextools are SketchUp 2022 ready!


So with SketchUp 2022, use the new Search Sketchup’ feature to a new level and grab the new Flextools update!  The Flex team have also added new flex features, improvements and fixes.  read below…

‘Search Sketchup’ for Components

Use SketchUp’s new search feature that allows you to look up and activate Flextools commands!

press and hold SHIFT+S and the search bar comes up.

Try by typing ‘window‘ or ‘door‘ and all the relevant flex components will appear for easy placement on your design.

You can also use search to quickly find any component from your Component Finder generated toolbars!

Sketchup 2022 search flextools windows

Hide the Component Finder Banner

Pro customers can hide the ComponentFinder banner and save more on SketchUp desktop real estate

component finder on toolbar
How to hide Component Finder banner

Open and Close 2D and 3D Separately

For all doors and windows, you can now open and close the 2D plan representations separately from the 3D model option, having more flexibility in presenting your projects.

Interact with 2D and 3D separately

Click on Arcs to Change Open Positions

By Clicking on the door and casement window the built-in arcs will loop through 30°,45°,90°,135°,180° changing the open position for both 2D and 3D. Double doors the panels open separately.  Each to its own position.

click on arcs to toggle swing angles

Improvements and Fixes

The ramp and slope flex components have been updated

How to get FlexTools running in Sketchup 2022

1. For the 14-day trial, you register at /trial – here

You shall receive FlexPack Pro.rbz in your email, save it to your hard drive


2.
 In SketchUp go to: Extensions Extension Manager > Install Extension > Choose the FlexPack Pro.rbz

If FlexTools was already installed on the same computer on a previous version of Sketchup, no need to activate it.

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