Archive for the ‘ArchiCAD’ Category

Undo Limit

9 May 2016 Gareth No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Want to increase the undo limit from the default 20 steps? Open the Data Safety & Integrity settings under Options > Work Environment > Data Safety & Integrity Increase the undo limit steps.

Wall Covering Cladding types

4 May 2016 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Coverings, Tip of the Day, Tools

There are 11 types of Wall Cladding available in Cadimage Coverings: This is what they look like in 3D (Cinerender with White Model effect):  

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Quick Key Tuesday – Quick Selection (Magnet)

3 May 2016 Gareth 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

To toggle the Quick Selection temporarily On or Off press the Spacebar More Information

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How to Update Cadimage Tools for ArchiCAD 18 and 19

29 April 2016 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Tip of the Day

From time to time, we release updates for all Cadimage Tools.  These need to be installed on your machine in order to ‘update’ your software. The update process is as follows:   01:  Close ArchiCAD  

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Text Scale / Size

27 April 2016 Mark Horrocks 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

When adding text you have two options for Scalability, Model Size and Paper Size.  Model Size means that the size of the text will change with the scale, Paper Size means that the text will always show at the size nominated on the Layout.  The default is to have this set to Paper Size, so

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Quick Key Tuesday – Fit in Window

26 April 2016 Gareth No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

You can resize your view to accommodate all visible elements placed in the project. Mac: Command + ‘ Win: Ctrl + ‘ OR Double Click the middle button on your mouse.

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Cadimage at the GRAPHISOFT Partner Conference

22 April 2016 Joshua Osborne No Comments

Cadimage Group’s Managing Director, Campbell Yule, was one of the featured speakers at GRAPHISOFT’s International Partner Conference in Amsterdam 14th – 16th April. The New Zealand market is the first in the world to launch the ARCHICAD LIVE Subscription offering that will be rolled out worldwide and the Partner network and GRAPHISOFT subsidiaries were keen to hear about the the

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Finding attributes by typing the name

21 April 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The quickest way to locate a fill or other attributes in ARCHICAD is by typing the first letters of the name of that attribute. ARCHICAD will highlight it for you.

Quick Key Tuesday – Edit Selection Set

19 April 2016 Gareth No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Wanting to change a number of elements to the same layer or change the pen? WIN: Ctrl + Shift + T MAC: Command + Option + T

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Automatic Dimensions

18 April 2016 James Service 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, Support, Tip of the Day

Dimensioning your project doesn’t have to take long, ArchiCAD’s automatic dimensioning means basic dimensioning can been done in a few clicks. Firstly select all Walls, (choose the Wall Tool > then crtl or cmd A) then choose Document menu Document Extras > Automatic Dimensioning > Exterior Dimensioning. You can place 4  Dimension strings, Openings, Structures

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