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!
Hide the Component Finder Banner
Pro customers can hide the ComponentFinder banner and save more on SketchUp desktop real estate
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.
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.
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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