Apply material to a small part of a floor, wall, countertop or roof.
Also see Materials and Textures.
To cover part of a wall, floor, roof or countertop (not furniture).
The bitmap images you apply to a material and other surfaces can be moved, scaled, rotated and hidden by right-clicking the material to get the menu on right.
Also change reflectivity by right-clicking the material and choosing "Properties."
Also see Materials and Textures
Single-click materials to select them - or right-click it and choose Select Object
In 3D mode, select material and drag blue handles. Size is shown as you drag.
Select the material and press the delete or backspace key. Or right-click a material and choose Delete from the pop-up menu.
Click-and-drag on the material to slide it over the surface to a different position.
When you drag horizontally or vertically, the material will be constrained to that direction. Drag at an angle to position it freely or hold down the shift key to move the material and its handles freely.
The material may not be moved off the slab it is on.
Right-click material and choose "Properties" to set reflectivity. Also see Build> Draw Mirror.
If you don't see reflections, press the M key to turn them on and off. A green dot next to the M on the menu bar indicates reflections is on.
Duplicate a material by holding in the Q
key and dragging it.
Make materials round, triangular, diamond and other shapes. Reshape materials by dragging the yellow handles. Add additional yellow handles by Ctrl-clicking material edges with the mouse. Delete yellow handles by Ctrl-clicking them.
Hold down the shift key to move handles freely without snap to.
Right-click material or handles and choose "Make Covering
into Oval Shape" from the pop-up menu.
Right-click top blue handle of material and choose "Make
Edge Rounded." After the handle turns light-blue drag it upward to
make an arch.