I’ve imported a floorplan, that didn’t import with the correct scale – ie door width is 2′-9″ not 3′-0″. How do I update the scale by clicking two. Everything you want to know about and Check out this in depth Floorplanner review – one of the free floor plan I thought maybe they’re trying to make us use MagicPlan to import floor plans, but then I.

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When finished with this procedure, your venue should look something like this in an Isometric view:. To overcome this, we must change the surfaces that we have drawn walls, floor, and ceiling into Single-Sided surfaces. I can’t help thinking this must be easy to fix, or maybe it’s in the paid version.

The Extrude window appears.

Some of the features are hard to find – but I’ve hunted them down for you. On your keyboard, press the PrintScreen button.

How to import a floorplan

Floorplanner is integrated with an iphone app called MagicPlan. Easy floorplabner Use Yes It is easy to use, although in parts this Floorplanner review has turned more into a ‘how to’ because some of the features are hard to find. The Import Floorplan feature is extremely useful when a CAD file of the venue for your upcoming show is not available, and all you can get your hands on is a.

You can work in meters or feet and change between them at any time. To make the walls there are two options.

Once you make a room, it is very easy to distort the shape of the room as well. First of all, click on the ‘i’ button towards the top of the left hand panel, then click the publishing floorpoanner at the bottom of the left hand panel.

Using wysiwyg’s Import Floorplan Feature

I couldn’t find an option of importing a plan or image I thought maybe they’re trying to make us use MagicPlan to import floor plans, but then I thought there’s got to be a way and I spent ages looking Follow these steps and check out the screenshot below. Comments Have your say about what imort just read!


This ensures that the floorplan fills the viewing area as much as possible. Since the columns around the doors on the diagonal walls are the same size as the columns around the doors on the right wall, you can simply copy one of the columns from the right wall over to the diagonal wall, and then rotate it to match the angle of the column in the imported floorplan. One important thing to note is that the Boolean Subtract tool will not work on these walls until you ungroup them.

Working in Quad view is recommended here, as the results of changing the surfaces in this way will be displayed immediately. To set the end point of this line, scroll over and click on the second corner that you measured before step 7 above. I’ve mentioned in some of my other free floor plan software reviews that I like to be able to get inside the rooms as well.

Once you have completed this procedure, the venue looks like this: I’ll let you know if I hear that one becomes available. Keep copying and pasting columns until you have drawn all of them. Have a read of these steps and the screenshot below.

You can view the floor plans you design on the Floorplanfinder app available for ipad and iphone. I’ve had a bit of a go with MagicPlan and I did not find it as easy as taking a picture. I have read and accept the privacy policy.

Ground Floor – 3D View. It has a set scale a small scale at the bottom, to give an idea of the measurements. The floorplan image appears and wysiwyg prompts you in the bottom left corner of the window to click the starting point of the area that you are going to measure the Dimension. First Floor Floor Plan. I’ll have to do a Roomstyler review at some stage. What do you think of Floorplanner? Note in the screenshot below how I carefully positioned the cursor at the exact starting point of the line representing the wall of the venue.


While this tip features a rather simple venue, you can use the steps below in all cases. Floorplanner does what it says on the tin, or the home page. I understand that you will use my information to send me a newsletter. Since we have created the venue by hand, however, we must also draw the floor and ceiling by hand using the Surface tool.

Importing a floor plan

Floorplwnner by downloading your. If the dimension was defined cor- rectly, the end point of the line you are drawing should appear in the same place where you clicked in step 7 above. Finally, right-click and select Close Line to close the line and end the Line tool.

This software allows you to print out images of your work.

Using wysiwyg’s Import Floorplan Feature – CAST Software

I noticed that 3D rendering was a feature in the paid versions floorrplanner maybe this the 3D they offer in the free version is a watered down teaser. It’s also necessary to create lots of short walls to make up a curved wall because there’s no curved wall option.

Open your plan in sister site Roomstyler to get into the rooms themselves in 3D. Zoom out, and then zoom in on the other corner of the wall and click to set flooprlanner end point of the dimension.

Switching floorplannner Isometric View will show this…. Also, the navigation system to control the zooming and panning made it frustrating to get it into the right position. The basic level is free but you are restricted to one floor plan, which I guess is fine if it’s just you designing your home.