How do I color the model? April 2013 update: In the toolbar, click Views. Then click Add Color. pre-April 2013: In the Review tab to the right, color variations can be saved in the Variations tab.
What kind of variations can I save? In addition to colors, transparencies can also be saved as variations.
Can I save objects with different levels of transparencies? April 2013 update: App menu > Options. Click General tab and adjust the Transparency drop-down. pre-April 2013: User Settings in Tools Options.
Why do my Variations disappear when I update the model? Static variations reside with a specific version of the merged model. pre-April 2013: In order to access the variations across model updates, a color needs to be applied to a property and saved as a Global variation.
How do I get the model to return to it’s original colors? April 2013 update: You can control the variation history in the Views dialog. pre-April 2013: By clicking on the parent folder in the Variations tab, the model will return to the default colors.