PlansXpress Videos

Helpful videos covering tasks such as 'Understanding Drawing Templates' within PlansXpress so you can maximise what your software can do.

PlansXpress 2019 - Import and Trace a Drawing
This quick video shows the process of importing a drawing into PlansXpress 2019 and then using the Scaling Tool on a PDF.  
Thu, 4 Apr, 2019 at 11:08 AM
PlansXpress 2019 Measuring the Roof Pitch
A quick video on measuring the Roof Pitch using the Angular Dimension Tool. 
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019 at 3:27 PM
PlansXpress 2019 New Features
What's new in PlansXpress 2019:
Fri, 19 Oct, 2018 at 10:55 AM
Drawing L Shaped Roof with Hip and Gable End
This video shows you how to create an L shaped Roof with a Hip end and a Gable end
Mon, 3 Jul, 2017 at 3:58 PM
Loft Drawing in PlansXpress
This video shows you how to use multiple Layers to create the loft or attic area in a roof.  You need to use this technique if there is construction to take place within the loft area such as attic stud walls or upstands.
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015 at 4:37 PM
PlansXpress - Manipulating Roof Lines
PlansXpress roof lines can be manipulated to make different shapes of roof.  This video shows you how you can use this feature to modify the default roof shapes to suit non standard shapes.
Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 at 2:47 PM
PlansXpress Renovation Tools
In this video we run through some of the options showing you how to apply renovation tasks (plastering, hacking, replacement windows etc) to existing property layouts.
Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 at 2:47 PM
How to create levels in PlansXpress
The Level function is used to create additional floors in your drawing.  This links the floors together in 3D and also in Elevations. If you are designing construction within the attic area you would create a level with a wall height of ZERO so that you can draw a roof...
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015 at 4:39 PM
Top tips for exporting PDFs from PlansXpress
This video shows you how to check your print and page layout settings to help exporting a PDF 
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015 at 4:40 PM
Import and Scan in PlansXpress
This video shows you how to import a pdf drawing so that you can trace over it.  In version 4 the scanpack no longer exists, instead we have a new Scan Mode pen option which can be toggled on and off and this is demonstrated here
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015 at 4:45 PM