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The spec "Floor to Top" is this measured from the top of the subfloor to the top of the window frame; or from the top of the finished floor? It seems to be from top of subfloor.


Also for example with a Full Camera view, when you set the camera height, is this height measured from the subfloor, or from the top of the finished floor?

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I do it from the subfloor to bottom of header on a 8' wall floor to top height is set to 83 3/8" which would represent the bottom of my header for the r.o.

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Ed for windows you have three choices - absolute relative to 0' - 0", from floor(sub-floor) or from finished floor. Don't forget you will have your rough opening(whatever default you set) as well for header height.

Basically most things are from floor height which is usually 0 for things that are measured to like camera...not sure if it would measure from terrain as some thing on outside can have that behaviour.

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