Today, October 16, marks 25 years since the formation of Cadimage Group Limited (or Cadimage Solutions as it was known in 1989.)
I was just finishing my third-form year at South Otago High School (Year 9 in more current terms) when Murray and Sue Pearson founded Cadimage just prior to their return to NZ after a longer-than-normal OE. (more…)
The latest version of OS X (10.10, Yosemite) has been released in the last couple of days and many of you are thinking about upgrading to it. Before doing so make sure you read GRAPHISOFT’s advice in this article and also note that we have already encountered problems that are not yet covered in this
Remember, your ArchiCAD project file is your project, so make sure you save very frequently to ensure that your work is being recorded. To save, click the floppy disc icon in your toolbar, or hit Ctrl+S (Windows) or Command+S (OSX) on your keyboard. This action renames your current .pln file as a .bpn file,
The Change Tool has been a welcome addition to the ArchiCAD Toolbox in ArchiCAD 18 allowing you to draw Revision clouds with ease. But what layer should they be on? This entirely depends on where you want to see the cloud. We generally think that the Change tool should be placed using the views specific
If you are running Cadimage Tools for ArchiCAD 18 you will have used the new Cadimage Installer. Did you know this same application is used to check for and install updates?
Most tools in ArchiCAD rely on Attributes. Attributes include Pens, Line types, Fills, Surfaces and so on. All attributes that already exist are managed by the Attribute Manager. Over time and as you become more experienced with ArchiCAD you will begin to create your own attributes; more than likely you are already in the form of
We’ve now enhanced myCadimage (our Customer Portal) known as so that you can update your Time Zone settings.
In ArchiCAD 18 the Zone Width can be determined by a custom dimension.
When logged on to myCadimage.com don’t forget to have a look at the ArchiCAD Resources page (NZ ARCHICADselect customers only) it contains country specific Objects, Templates, Documents and some additional Libraries.
The new Revisions functionality in ArchiCAD speaks for itself! It should save hours managing your documents for you automatically and reduce the possibility of human error down to near zero.