Welcome to the Avontus Designer Help Videos section. Here you will find how-to videos that cover some of the most common features of Avontus Designer. Check back later to find new videos and updates
Introduction to the Scaffold Designer opening screen, the menus within it, and what each feature is for.
Overview of the Scaffold Designer workspace, what each tab is for, along with an introduction to all the commands contained with them.
How to position and create walls, using the Wall feature within the Scaffold Designer Stencil.
How to place a bay within Scaffold Designer, placing it in a specific position, changing the bay size, adding multiple levels, and the different ways to edit it, along with how to copy and create multiple bays.
How to add corner bays, and the use, and editing of Connector Bays to create triangular corners.
How to add, and use hop-ups and side brackets within Scaffold Designer.
Placing Ladders, including adding vertical ladders, inclined ladders and different access decks.
How to add stairs, including 10-leg and 4-leg stairs.
Opening the Bill of Materials, modifying the quantities, looking at the export options, adding extra parts, printing, and adding it to a drawing.
How to add extra drawing sheets into a project. Creating elevations and sections, adding dimensions, and creating 3D views for placement on a drawing sheet.
How to Launch Scaffold Viewer from Scaffold Designer, and use it to view a model.
Overview of setting up a page within Scaffold Designer, incorporating, selecting the Printer page size, Drawing size and Scale. Also how to rescale a drawing to fit on a page.
How to use Side Settings to edit scaffold bays.
Using Bay Details to edit a Scaffold Bay
How to use the Bay Level Editor to edit the individual levels of a Scaffold Bay
How to Add a Beam and Ply deck.
How to add Cantilever Stair landings onto a staircase.
How to group multiple objects to create a single Building object with its own part number, which can be saved to a stencil and used in future designs.
How to customize your screen layout within Avontus Designer using Workspaces.
How to use the Import 3D feature within Avontus Designer for importing 3D objects and CAD files, creating 2D drawings for the plan view, and positioning them within a drawing.