AEC CAD/BIM – [as] https://alexschreyer.net AEC CAD/BIM, SketchUp, Timber Engineering, Web Design and more... Thu, 14 May 2020 12:04:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://i2.wp.com/alexschreyer.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/cropped-as-square.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 AEC CAD/BIM – [as] https://alexschreyer.net 32 32 6702894 SketchUp Ruby Code Editor updated to v. 4.3 https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/sketchup-ruby-code-editor-updated-to-v-4-3/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/sketchup-ruby-code-editor-updated-to-v-4-3/#respond Wed, 13 May 2020 14:59:56 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7811 As part of my recent effort to update all my SketchUp extensions, I also went through the lines of code that make up my Ruby Code Editor extension and gave it an overhaul. Besides some bug fixes, there are also new features that I will be highlighting in this post. You can also watch an [...] Read more..

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My SketchUp extensions are once again up to date https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/my-sketchup-extensions-are-once-again-up-to-date/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/my-sketchup-extensions-are-once-again-up-to-date/#respond Wed, 13 May 2020 14:31:36 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7804 Those of you that are already using my SketchUp extensions most likely recently received an automatic notification within SketchUp that all of them are ready for an update. This happened because I finally got around to fixing a few small but nagging errors and adding some features. The images below give an idea of the [...] Read more..

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Sketchfab Uploader now allows for re-uploading https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/sketchfab-uploader-now-allows-for-re-uploading/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/sketchfab-uploader-now-allows-for-re-uploading/#respond Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:00:57 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7361 I just updated my Sketchfab Uploader extension for SketchUp to version 2.5.1. This comes with several smaller fixes but one big change: Now you can re-upload models, and any changes you make in Sketchfab’s 3D editor (e.g. to materials, lights, the rendering environment, etc.) are preserved. Also, models are now uploaded as draft (and not [...] Read more..

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Mirror, mirror… https://alexschreyer.net/cad-bim/mirror-mirror/ https://alexschreyer.net/cad-bim/mirror-mirror/#respond Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:00:41 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7321 Admittedly, I completely missed Sketchfab’s May announcement that they now support Screen Space Reflections (SSR), i.e. object reflections. What this means is that any model in their browser-based WebGL viewer can now be set to reflect items that exist within that model. A good example (that likely will heat up your computer a bit) is [...] Read more..

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Unwrapping SketchUp extension updated to 2.4 with coloring option https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/unwrapping-sketchup-extension-updated-2-4-coloring-option/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/unwrapping-sketchup-extension-updated-2-4-coloring-option/#respond Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:13:17 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7034 I just updated my Unwrap and Flatten Faces SketchUp extension to version 2.4. You can now choose an option to colorize faces as they are being unwrapped. This provides a reference for reassembling those faces later. If an object is textured and you would like to preserve those textures, don’t turn this option on and [...] Read more..

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