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Fountain Properties

The properties used to modify a Fountain object are located to the right of the screen when your fountain is selected. Some of these properties can either be adjusted right before adding the fountain to your landscape while others can be adjusted only after it has been added. Below is a description of each available property in the order that they appear in the software.

Options

Description

Model

The Model property determines the type of fountain. To change the fountain model, click the picture that shows the current fountain.

Material options

The appearance of the fountain can be modified by clicking the small button that appears to the right of the fountain image.

Elevation

The Elevation property determines the distance of the fountain from the ground. To change the elevation, move the Elevation slider or type a value in the text field.

 

Advanced

Description

Width

The Width property determines the size of the fountain from left to right. To adjust the fountain width, move the Width slider or type a value in the text field.

Depth

The Depth property determines the length of the fountain from front to back. To adjust the fountain length, move the Depth slider or type a value in the text field.

Height

The Height property determines how tall the fountain is. To adjust the fountain height, move the Height slider or type a value in the text field.

Rotate about X

The Rotate about X property determines the angle of the fountain about its X axis. If your view is facing north, this will rotate the fountain forward or backward. To rotate the fountain, move the Rotate about X slider or type a value in the text field.

Rotate about Y

The Rotate about Y property determines the angle of the fountain about its Y axis. If your view is facing north, this will rotate the fountain left or right as if it was sitting upon a pottery wheel. To rotate the fountain, move the Rotate about Y slider or type a value in the text field.

Rotate about Z

The Rotate about Z property determines the angle of the fountain about its Z axis. If your view is facing north, this will rotate the fountain left or right as if it was sitting upon the face of a clock. To rotate the fountain, move the Rotate about Z slider or type a value in the text field.

Scale evenly

The Scale evenly property determines if the fountain is stretched or not when you adjust the width, depth, or height. If you wish to simply enlarge the fountain, then keep the Scale evenly option checked. If you wish to stretch the fountain in any direction, then uncheck the Scale evenly option.

Enable enhanced surface detail

The Enable enhanced surface detail property determines whether or not the material will have increased detail when viewed up close.

See also:

Adding a Fountain
Adding a Waterfall
Selecting Objects
Setting Object Properties
Editing Objects
Realtime Walkthrough
Editing Materials