Why are viewpoint colors not the same when I zoom to issues in Navisworks?

Why are viewpoint colors not the same when I zoom to issues in Navisworks?

If the colors in the viewpoint are not the same as in the snapshot of the issue, most likely you have switched off the ‘Use override colors in viewpoint on zoom-to’ option. This button looks grey when it is not active, blue when it is active.
  1. Not active:
  2. Active:
Turning this option back on should resolve the problem. By default this option is turned off, for a quick zoom to.

Another common issue is that by default the 'Override Appearance' option is not activated for the Saved Viewpoints manually created within Navisworks. When these viewpoints are imported into the BCF Manager, no color information will be saved.

We recommend that you activate this option for any Saved Viewpoints you wish to import.
For a single viewpoint, this option can be activated by right clicking on the viewpoint in the list, choosing 'Edit' and enabling 'Override Appearance'.
You can also set this as a default option within Navisworks by going to Options > Interface > Viewpoint Defaults.





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