With the Generate 2D Drawing command, before the story plans are sent to the printing, the 3-dimensional story window is transferred to two dimensions for finishing touches. When exporting to two dimensions, a two-dimensional copy of the corresponding story plan is produced. 3D objects are disintegrated and turn into 2D objects.
Location of the Generate 2D Drawing Command
You can access it under the heading Generate under the ribbon menu Tools tab .
To transfer in two dimensions:
Switch to the floor window where the drawing you want to transfer into two dimensions is located.
Click the Generate 2D Drawing icon.
The Generate 2D Drawing Dialog opens. In this dialog there are Generate Options. Check the options you want.
A new 2-dimensional drawing window will be opened, the drawings in the active story plan will be created here in two dimensions.
Drawings to be transferred to 2 dimensions
Choosing generate options
Drawings transferred to 2 dimensions
Generate 2D Drawing Dialog
It allows only selected objects to be transferred to 2 dimensions.
Include section lines
It allows section lines to be transferred to 2 dimensions.
Include transparent story drawings
It allows the lines visible between stories to be transferred to 2 dimensions.
It allows the scans to be divided into 2 dimensions.
It allows libraries to be fragmented and transferred to 2 dimensions.
It allows the stairs to be divided into 2 dimensions.
Explode format text
It enables formatted writings to be divided into 2 dimensions.