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Reference Guide


These pages are provided as a reference to teach you about the software, including any terms and definitions you may need to know, where you can find each tool or feature, what each icon looks like and what they do.

For step-by-step tutorials on using Hexagon, please refer to the User Guide.


Version 2.1

General Principles and Concepts of Hexagon

Working in 3D Space: Navigation, Working Planes and Guides

How Tools Function in Hexagon

3D Manipulators


Dynamic Geometry in Hexagon

Modeling With Symmetry

3D Primitives

Vertex Modeling


Surface Modeling


Materials in Hexagon

Creating and Managing UVs

Surface Displacement Modeling

Brushes and Painting

The Control Panel

The Scene Properties Palette

The Object Properties Palette


Imports / Exports

Keyboard Shortcuts