View your building model in first person

This article shows you how to view your building model in the first-person view mode and how to navigate in it

To view your building model in the first-person view mode you first have to click the thumbnail of the respective building model in your dashboard.

Open the "Viewer" app by clicking the view icon in the menu bar on the left side of the screen.

Click the person view icon in the lower-left corner of the screen to switch into first-person view mode.

Rotate

In the first-person view mode, you can rotate the camera by left-clicking and dragging your mouse to the left or right, or by pressing the left or right arrow key on your keyboard on desktop devices. On mobile devices, you have to drag your finger over the screen horizontally to look to the left or right.

Move

To move the camera forward you have to press the "W" or the "Up-Arrow" key on your keyboard. To move the camera backward you have to press the "S" or the "Down-Arrow" key on your keyboard on desktop devices. You can achieve the same by left-clicking and dragging your mouse horizontally or use the mouse wheel on desktop devices. On mobile devices, you can touch the screen with your finger and drag it down in a horizontal line to move forward or up to move backward.

You can switch to the 2D floor plan mode or the 3D bird view mode at any time by clicking either the 2D floor plan button or the 3D bird view button in the lower right corner of the screen.