Centro 7.5.0 and greater utilizes new technology to better serve and view SpinFire Web files. This will also allow Actify to build more functionality into SpinFire Web moving forward. This new SpinFire Web uses .scs files but can view the older .hwf format. Deployment scripts automatically update your previous pipelines using the CAD to SpinFire Web action to use the new .scs format.
SpinFire Web allows you to view and comment on a 3D model. You can take a snapshot of the image at any time, save it to a file, and add it to the catalog.
Middle-click+Drag towards you
Rotate mouse the wheel away from you
Middle-click+Drag away from you
Rotate the mouse wheel toward you
The Assembly and Views browsers give you the option to search for and sort items.
Find an item in the browser tree. Search always performs a partial search.
Sort in alphabetical order when selected.
|Assembly tree parts|
Hide, show, and select parts in the assembly tree.
Hide and show any PMI data that's associated to the model.
Hide, show, and select measurements made in SpinFire Web.
Hide, show, and select Notes made in SpinFire Web.
|Standard Views||Switch between Isometric, Front, Back, Top, Bottom, Right, and Left standard views.|
When using the Draw Text tool, a markup is created in its own user view. The User Views selections enable you to view those markups.
The user view also contains the part camera view.
|CAD Views||If the model contains a CAD view, it can be selected here.|
Expand this tab by clicking on the orange tab to view attributes about all its related files. Select and filter attributes to one's liking.
Select a part to view the following:
Click to move to the parent of the part.
Turn a level of transparency on for the selected part.
Select to show the axis-aligned bounding box.
Click the Home button to reset the camera view back to the star.
If the model contains PMI/GD&T data, toggle the information in the graphical view on and off.
Point to Point Distance
Set to use the mouse to select parts of the model.
Smart Edge Dimension Tool.
Surface Angle Dimension Tool.
Face Distance Dimension Tool.
Point to Point Distance Tool.
|Draw a Circle|
Draw a circle to highlight a given area.
Use the Freehand Drawing tool to draw a line.
Draw a rectangle to highlight a given area.
Place text anywhere in the model and create an associated User View.
Take a snapshot image of how the model appears on screen.
Rotate, zoom, pan, change background color, and set your measurements and markups before taking your snapshot.
|Shared State Snapshot|
Take a snapshot image of the current state of the model in SpinFire Web, add it with a comment to the Comments section to collaborate with others in your organization.
Select the X, Y, and/or Z axis to slice. One, two or all three planes can be used at once to section the model.
Left-mouse-drag a section plane to move it across the model.
Toggle the I button to flip the sectioning plane.
Use the slider bar to increase the distance between parts and away from the center.
|Perspective or orthographic projection|
Click to toggle the project mode between perspective and orthographic.
|Flat/Shaded (render mode)|
Click to toggle the render mode between flat and shaded.
|Change background color|
Change the background color with a color selector.
|Change Part Color||Click to select a color from the color picker to change the color of the selected part.|
Enable the momentum to auto-spin the model.
Once enabled, hold the left mouse button down, move in a direction and release. The model will continue to spin.
The model spins at a rate based on the speed the mouse was moving when the button was released.
|Axis Triad||Toggles the axis triad off and on.|
Properties Toggle - Hide/show the properties when clicking on a part.
UI Toggle - Hide/show UI elements (browser, toolbars and tools)
|Fullscreen Toggle - Click to view the model in the browser's full screen mode. (In most browsers, This can also be achieved with the F11 key.)|
- Use the breadcrumb path to navigate through pages you have visited.
- Click Part View to return to the part view.