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Images can be added to your floor plan to display a logo or other information.
To add an image, open the 2D Plan view and choose the Insert > Image menu command. You can also drag and drop an image from Finder to the 2D Plan view. Images added in this way are not visible in the 3D view.
If you have a floor plan drawing in a graphic format such as PDF, TIFF or JPEG, you can place it in the 2D Plan view to see where to draw walls or place objects in your project.
The image properties are located in the Object Properties tab of the Inspector. You can find tools here to adjust the image size, rotate or flip it, and also change its opacity.
To resize an image, use handles on its frame or input a new size in the Inspector. To show the image with proper scale, you can use a Dimension tool. The image size in the Inspector is displayed in the measurement units selected for the whole project.
To rotate an image, use its rotation handle.
The Project Tree lets you control the Visibility and Lock options.
There are two ways to display an image in the 3D view:
To apply a texture to an object:
The creation of a new material lets you adjust it before applying. You can also save it in the library for later use. The "drag and drop" is the simplest and preferred method for one-time applications.
To create a wall picture, you can drag an image directly onto an object. The program will create a custom material automatically and place it in a category with imported materials. The texture will most likely be tiled on the object's surface. The following steps explain how to fit the texture to the object.
Keep in mind that the texture size is limited, so importing images with very high resolution is not recommended.
To create a wall picture:
You can apply a texture to other objects in the same way. However it is important to remember that the Tile Transform tool works only with walls, wall panels, ceilings and floors.