Importing Cinema 4D files into Vectorworks
Unfortunately, this is typically a very one-way process. There are plenty of reasons why you may need to come back to Vectorworks from C4D but it is a restricted process. Thus far, it seems the most reliable way to do this is to export from Cinema 4D in 3DS format, which can in turn be imported into Vectorworks through Renderworks. There are some obvious limitations - in particular that you must have the Renderworks plugin installed. The 3DS importer is not available in Vectorworks without Renderworks. The other issue is the 3DS file format. It's a better option than the DXF/DWG route - as it preserves much greater levels of information. However, procedural textures will be lost and some surfaces may need to be checked once back in Vectorworks.
Adding and Removing Serial Numbers - Vectorworks 2021
If you need to add or remove a serial number in Vectorworks, you can do this by going to Tools > Options > Vectorworks Preferences > Session tab > Serial Numbers. Full and up to date instructions can be found here: ...
Vectorworks 2021: Getting Started
Watch this short video to see how to download, install, and get started in Vectorworks 2021.
Can I Transfer Vectorworks Between Mac and Windows?
If you work in an environment that requires Vectorworks to run on both Windows and Mac machines, one license per user is all you need, regardless of what computer you use. There is no need to buy a specific Mac or Windows version. When purchasing ...
What is Vectorworks Service Select?
In essence, Service Select provides improved support (UK phone number) and free upgrades as and when new versions are released. Service Select can be purchased on both new Vectorworks licenses and upgrades. Most users choose Service Select to ensure ...
Uninstalling Vectorworks 2018-2016 First, close the application, then: Windows: Start > Vectorworks 2018 > Uninstall Vectorworks 2018 or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs > Select Vectorworks 2018 and click Uninstall or In the Vectorworks 2018 ...