3D drawn DWG format files can be loaded into the program as a steel structure.

Location of the Imports DWG DXF as Structure Command

You can access it from the menu under the ideCAD logo in the upper left corner of the screen in the ribbon menu.

Usage Steps

  • Click the İdeCAD logo in the upper left corner.

  • Click on the Import/DWG-DXF As Structure line from the menu that opens.

  • In the opened dialog, the file to be imported is selected and the Open button is clicked.

  • The Import Options dialog will open.

  • The required parameters are set in the dialog and the file will be opened when the OK button is clicked.

Import Options Dialog

Specifications

Select layers to import

Layers defined in dwg are listed. The layers to be imported are selected from the list by using Ctrl and/or Shift keys on the keyboard.

Original/New dimensions

The values ​​of the largest limits of the imported file appear. If values ​​are changed in the new dimensions, the imported drawing is scaled according to the changed value.

Offset

After import, the drawing is shifted by the given values.

Section

For the imported layers, the section to be used in the steel structure is selected from the list. If the list is empty, click the Create New line to select a section from the section library.