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PointSense

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Creating a Floor Plan Tutorial with PointSense Building

PointSenseBuildingBeautyImage.png

Overview

In this 9-minute video tutorial you will learn how to:

  • create and manage slices 
  • fit outline plan of walls 
  • create a door
  • create a segment for a staircase
  • create a stair case

Tutorial Data

This tutorial shows the typical process of how to generate a building floor plan from a point cloud. In the user manual you will find a step-by-step description of the following tutorial.

You will need to download the accompanying tutorial material to follow along with the video. See the table below to download the tutorial material in your language preference. After downloading and unpacking the zip archive. You will find the drawing files (DWG) as well as the point cloud files.

Creating a Floor Plan Tutorial Data Download

 English

 German

Now open the drawing PSB_TUTORIAL1_EN.DWG

You will see the folllowing:

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A point cloud in the AutoCAD format has already been inserted into the drawing. Continue to the video section to view the tutorial video, if you cannot access YouTube Click here to download this video.

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