Subject: Drawing a window

Windows can be drawn as single hung, double hung, picture, pivot, and many more.

After you draw a window, you can modify it as you would other entities using modify entity commands. For example, windows can be easily moved and resized within a wall. You can also use the Properties pane to change the width, style, etc. And when you select a window, grips display allowing you to resize and reorient the window in real-time. There is also a special arrow grip for windows that allows you to change the opening orientation with a single click.

To draw a window

   1   Do one of the following to choose Windows ():

   On the ribbon, choose Draw > Windows and then the window style (in AEC Entities).

   On the menu, choose Draw > AEC Entities > Windows and then the window style.

   On the Windows toolbar, click a window style.

   Type window and then press Enter.

   2   Select the wall where you want to locate the window, or press Enter if not choos­ing an existing wall.

   3   Specify the point where you want to locate the window.

   4   After specifying the last location, press Enter.

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