User-Interface

  1. Home
  2. Knowledge Base
  3. User-Interface

Editor Overview

The uMake editor is where all of the magic happens. This is where you will sketch in 3D to create...
  • 0
  • 14

The Canvas

When you first open a file or create a new file in uMake, you will see an empty grid, and...
  • 0
  • 13

Top Menu Toolbar

In the top Menus in uMake you will find the following tools: Return to My Designs – Exits file and...
  • 0
  • 14

Orthographic Views

To make sketching in 3D easy, uMake features 6 Orthographic views, and one ‘View All’ view. The orthographic views are...
  • 0
  • 12

uMake Help Widget

Tapping on the question Mark icon to the right of the Orthographic views will open up the uMake Help panel....
  • 0
  • 14

Side Panels Overview

in uMake houses several functions and features that help with the creation process. Within the side Panel you will find...
  • 0
  • 15

Playground (Content Library)

The uMake Playground is uMakes’ asset library with over 200 professionally made models and assets to help you get started...
  • 0
  • 20

Photos

The uMake Photos panel lets you use your own photos, access hundreds of pre-made textures, and add atmospheres to your...
  • 0
  • 27

Layers

Layers let you create complex designs and manage various parts of the uMake Model. Layers can be used to organize...
  • 0
  • 17

View

The View panel enables you to choose what you see and don’t see as you work. Here you can change...
  • 0
  • 23

Settings

The settings panel is where you can toggle certain interface settings for better performance. User Interface Here you will find...
  • 0
  • 39

Export

The export panel lets you export your uMake creates as images or 3D files. Save as Photo Tap ‘Save as...
  • 0
  • 11

Support

Access uMake Support right from within uMake in the Support Panel. The support panel gives you options to report bugs,...
  • 0
  • 12

Quick Menus

The quick Menu’s, if enables in settings, let you quickly access Snap and Symmetry tools. They are located opposite the...
  • 0
  • 26

Orbit Button

The orbit button lets you tumble and orbit around in 3D space, letting you easily see your creations in 3D...
  • 0
  • 20

Undo / Redo

uMake lets you undo/ redo steps with ease. Accidentally moved a curve or surface? Tried creating a curve but didn’t...
  • 0
  • 11

Side Menu Overview

The Dynamic Side Menu is a menu that contains tools for creation that dynamically appears and changes based on what...
  • 0
  • 11

Done (green checkmark)

The green check mark always appears at the top of the side menu and can be to to confirm that...
  • 0
  • 12

Copy

Before we talk about the copy tool, just remember this – always remember to turn it off right after to...
  • 0
  • 12

Mirror

The Mirror tool in uMake is very useful if you want to reflect objects over a chosen axis to create...
  • 0
  • 11

Edit Curve(s)

If you select one or more curves, tap “Edit” to enable the editing function. This will let you modify curves...
  • 0
  • 12

Extrude

The extrude tool enables you to create extruded surfaces from curves. An extruded surface takes the contours of any curve...
  • 0
  • 11

Group Objects

In addition to having layers, uMake lets you create groups of objects. This makes it easier to create complex models...
  • 0
  • 11

Revolve

One way to create surfaces is using the revolve tool. The revolve uses a ‘Profile’ curve and then revolves that...
  • 0
  • 12

Array

The Array tool enables you to create a Polar array of objects in uMake. You can make up to 16...
  • 0
  • 13

Erase Objects

The erase tool lets you erase curves, surfaces, and groups with ease. Simply select what you would like to erase,...
  • 0
  • 10
Close Menu