Changing the North Direction
You can easily change which direction is North by rotating
the compass. The compass direction is used during a realtime walkthrough to
calculate shadows based on the position of the sun. It also determines the North
direction when adding a lot boundary using
To change the compass direction:
Click the Rotate tool.
Select the compass by clicking it.
Left click and drag in a circular motion to rotate the compass.
When rotating the compass in the perspective view, you can
see the sky rotate at the same time.
Note: You may need to zoom out in order to see the
compass. To do this, first select the top-down view and then use the Zoom tool
to zoom out until the compass is visible.