+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Senior Member
    AutoCAD 2008
    Join Date
    Feb 2010

    Default basic start off question

    Registered forum members do not see this ad.

    If i start of in a 3d view to draw a rectangle and it is drawn in what would be a top view'

    the floor,

    how can i change it in the same 3d perspective view for it to appear in either the left, right, front or back view?

    thanks to you fellows with the answers, much appreciated

  2. #2
    Quantum Mechanic ReMark's Avatar
    Computer Details
    ReMark's Computer Details
    Operating System:
    Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
    Intel DX58SO2 LGA1366 X58
    Intel i7-960 Quad-core 3.20GHz 8MB cache
    12GB (3x4GB) PC3-106000 DDR3
    nVidia Quadro K4200, 4GB GDDR5
    Primary Storage:
    150GB Velocipraptor 10,000 rpm
    Secondary Storage:
    Dell P24LLH - 24" wide screen LCD
    See details...
    ReMark's Discipline Details
    CAD Draftsman/Designer...chemical manufacturing.
    See details below.
    I work for a specialty chemical manufacturer. I do a little bit of everything from P&IDs to civil to architectural and structural.
    AutoCAD 2018
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Norwalk, CT USofA


    Registered forum members do not see this ad.

    You can use the Viewports command, Four: Equal and 3D setup to see the top, front, right side and an isometric view of your floor plan. But be forewarned that if your walls have no height there may not be much to see in a couple of the views.
    "I have only come here seeking knowledge. Things they wouldn't teach me of in college." The Police

    Eat brains...gain more knowledge!

    I'm now a full member of the Society for the Promotion of Mediocrity in CAD. Standards? We don't need no stinkin' standards! Take whatever advice I offer and do the opposite.

Similar Threads

  1. Hi sorry if this is a basic question
    By smuger in forum SketchUp
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 20th Feb 2008, 04:13 pm
  2. Basic Question?
    By Chris R32 in forum AutoCAD 2D Drafting, Object Properties & Interface
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 13th Feb 2008, 12:50 pm
  3. Basic Question
    By Ritch7 in forum AutoCAD Drawing Management & Output
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 25th Jan 2008, 12:32 pm
  4. basic question
    By alijahed in forum SolidWorks
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 6th Nov 2007, 04:03 pm
  5. basic question
    By alijahed in forum AutoCAD General
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 27th Jun 2007, 01:18 am


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts