Selection Controls

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The selection toolbar can be used to interact with the model objects selected in the 3D view.

View a Selection's Properties

To view the properties

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select the objects that you want to view properties for.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, select View properties panel.

Add Object Attachments

To add object attachments

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select the objects that you want to add attachments to.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, select Add object attachments.

  5. Choose between creating a new ToDo or other attachment type.

Change Object Color & Transparency

To change object color

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select some objects.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, select Color and transparency settings.

  5. Select the desired color and transparency.

Color settings can be saved with views.

Fit Objects to the 3D Model View

To fit objects to view

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select the objects that you want to fit to view.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, select Fit to View.

Hide a Selection

To hide a selection

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select the objects that you want to hide.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, click Hide Selection.

  5. Your selection will be hidden.

You can revert by clicking the Hide Selection button again (while the object(s) are still selected).

Alternatively click Show All from the main toolbar.

Show Only the Selected Objects

To show only the selected objects

  1. Load a model in Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer.

  2. Select the objects that you want to show only.

  3. Once the objects are selected, the Selection Toolbar will display at the bottom of the screen.

  4. On the toolbar, click Show Only Selected Objects.

  5. All other objects and models will be hidden.

You can revert by clicking the Show Only Selected Objects button again (while the object(s) are still selected).

Alternatively click Show All from the main toolbar.

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