CityEngine Manual

Table of Contents

User Interface

  1. Window Type Overview
  2. Scenarios
  3. The Viewport Window
  4. The Scene Editor
  5. The CGA Editor
  6. The Inspector
  7. The Navigator
  8. The Log View
  9. The Console
  10. The Problems View
  11. The Progress View
  12. Dashboards
  13. Configuring the Windows Layout
  14. CityEngine Preferences
  15. Shortcut Reference

Project Management

  1. Why Project Management
  2. Using CityEngine Projects
  3. The CityEngine Workspace
  4. Archiving or Exchanging CityEngine Projects

Map Layers

  1. What is a Map Layer
  2. Terrain
  3. Texture layer
  4. Other Map Layer Types
  5. Editing Map Layers
  6. Editing Map Layer Attributes
  7. Selection via Image Maps

Shapes

  1. What are Shapes
  2. Creating and Editing Shapes Manually
  3. Creation of Shapes from Graph Networks
  4. Importing Shapes
  5. Exporting Shapes

Street Networks

  1. What are Street Networks
  2. Creating and Editing Street Networks Manually
  3. Growing Street Networks
  4. Aligning Graph Networks to the Terrain
  5. Cleanup Graph
  6. Generate Bridges
  7. Fit Widths to Shapes
  8. Simplify Graph
  9. Analyze Graph
  10. Importing Graph Networks
  11. Exporting Graph Networks

Static Models

  1. What are Static Models
  2. Importing Static Models
  3. Working with Static Models
  4. Aligning Static Models to the Terrain

Rule-based Modeling

  1. Basics of Rule-based Modeling
  2. Rule Files
  3. Writing Rules
  4. Shape Operations
  5. Rule Editing Tools
  6. Rule Packages
  7. Local Edits
  8. Handles

Importing Data

  1. Import Overview

Georeferencing

  1. Scene Coordinate System
  2. View Coordinate System
  3. Coordinate System Dialogs
  4. Importing Georeferenced Data

Exporting Models

  1. Export Overview
  2. General Export Reference
  3. Supported Formats and Specific Options
  4. Export Application Notes
  5. CityEngine Web Scenes and Scene Layer Packages

Mapping Attributes

  1. Attributes, Sources, and Connections
  2. Mapping Attributes with Connection Editor
  3. Mapping Image Data to Rule Attributes
  4. Mapping Object Attributes via Layer Attributes

ArcGIS Online / Portal

  1. Overview
  2. Sign In
  3. Get mMp Data
  4. Sync Feature Data
  5. Share Data

Interactive Facade Editing

  1. Facade Wizard Overview
  2. Crop Image Tool

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