Program help


One of the Additionals that you can plan from the room elements link is pillar. The types of pillar which can be created are round or square.

Creating a Pillar

1.Change over to the Room Elements group, Start tab, and open the menu by clicking on the downward pointing arrow.

2.Now click on Pillar.

3.Go into the viewport and click to establish the start point for the pillar.

4.Move the mouse or use the keyboard to set the lenght and width of the pillar. The height is preset and can be changed if necessary once the drawing procedure has ended.

5.The pillar will be fixed if you click the mouse again or use Enter to confirm the values typed in.

Editing a Pillar


Pillar properties


Can be edited by means of


Height of Pillar

Properties Editor, Interactor


Width/Length of Pillar

Properties Editor, Interactors


Toggle between Round and Square pillar

Properties Editor



Selection from a number of hatching patterns. Hatch becomes visible as soon as 3D rendering is disabled

Properties Editor

Hatch Scale

Sets the scale of the hatch

Properties Editor

Hatch Color

Sets the color of the hatch

Properties Editor

Show 3D

Enables/disables 3D rendering of the pillar

Properties Editor


It is possible to give a pillar a Name

Properties Editor