Innovation has been a key differentiator for ARCHICAD® since the beginning. ARCHICAD 21 introduces the highly-anticipated new features, using GRAPHISOFT®’s patent‑pending Predictive Design™ technology.
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Favorites is a tool that was considerably improved in ArchiCAD 20, you can Import or Export favorites in an easier way. Open the Favorites palette; Windows>Palettes>Favorites Select the Favorites you want to Export. Click the Settings button and click Import/Export
ARCHICAD, used by Architects and the Empire, well we think 😉
One of the questions I get asked frequently while training people and on the support desk is how to turn off the Editing Plane and how to change the Grid display. These are both quite simple things to rectify. To turn off the Editing Plane display, go to the View Menu and simply click on
If you are using the Cadimage Window tool in AC20 you can use the Cut Corners shape option to have a trapezoid shaped window, like the example below:
Find the Cadimage Door or Window opening background here: For ARCHICAD 20 For ArchiCAD 18 and 19
Using the Cadimage Covering Tool can set the Covering Type to Bricks/Blocks, and set the Block size. Once you have placed the covering to a wall, navigate to the ‘Coverings…’ tab and select the Bricks Style and click on ‘Edit Style’ to adjust the size of the blocks to suit.
As it’s ANZAC Day today (25th of April) we’ll be closed until tomorrow. For our overseas registered members, ANZAC Day commemorates the loss of New Zealand and Australian Soldiers in the First World War landing on the Gallipoli Peninsula in 1915. For more information see http://www.anzac.govt.nz/ http://www.nzdf.mil.nz/news/events/anzac/default.htm http://rsa.org.nz/ Support queries can be logged during this time,
To clean up your 2D linework, select all the lines, go to Edit > Reshape > Linework Consolidation. . . This activates the Linework Consolidation Wizard which takes you through steps to clean up your 2D lines. Very handy for cleaning up imported 2D Details or Survey Drawings.
This is less of a Tip and more of a Reminder of the Day to remind you to make sure that you are Backing Up Your Projects. If you aren’t the person in your office that would back things up, make sure someone is doing it. If you’re the only person in your office, or