How to Use PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 for Construction Estimating
PlanSwift is a powerful and versatile takeoff and estimating software that can help you create accurate and detailed bids for your construction projects. PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 is the latest edition of the software that offers new features and enhancements to make your work easier and faster.
In this article, we will show you how to use PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 for construction estimating, including how to:
Download and Install PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90
To download and install PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90, you need to have a valid license key and an internet connection. You can purchase the software from the official website[^4^] or from one of the authorized resellers. You can also request a free trial for 14 days to test the software before buying it.
Once you have your license key, you can follow these steps to download and install PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90:
Go to the download page[^4^] and enter your license key and email address.
Click on the Download button and save the file to your computer.
Run the file and follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.
Launch PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 from your desktop or start menu.
Enter your license key and activate your software.
Import and View Your Plans
PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 supports various file formats for importing your plans, such as PDF, TIFF, JPG, DWG, DXF, DWF, PLN, etc. You can also scan your paper plans or use a digital plan room service to access your plans online.
To import and view your plans in PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90, you can follow these steps:
Click on the File menu and select New Job.
Enter a name for your job and click OK.
Click on the Pages tab on the left panel and click on Add Page.
Browse to the location of your plan file and select it. You can also drag and drop your file into the PlanSwift window.
Click on Open and wait for PlanSwift to import your plan.
Repeat steps 3 to 5 for each plan page you want to import.
Use the tools on the toolbar or the right-click menu to zoom, pan, rotate, align, scale, or calibrate your plan.
Create and Customize Your Takeoff Items
PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90 allows you to create various types of takeoff items, such as areas, linear, segments, count, volume, etc. You can also customize your takeoff items with different colors, labels, annotations, formulas, properties, etc.
To create and customize your takeoff items in PlanSwift 9 Plugin Full Version 90, you can follow these steps:
Click on the Takeoff tab on the left panel and click on Add Item.
Select the type of takeoff item you want to create from the drop-down menu.
Enter a name for your takeoff item and click OK.
Select the plan page where you want to perform the takeoff.
Use your mouse to draw or click on the area or object you want to measure. You can also use the keyboard shortcuts or the right-click menu to modify or delete your takeoff item.
Repeat steps 4 to 5 for each takeoff item you want to create.
To customize your takeoff item, select it from the Takeoff list and click on Edit Item on the toolbar or right-click menu.
You can change the color, label, annotation, formula, properties, etc. of your takeoff item from the Edit Item window.