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New Arrowhead types added to ArchiCAD 19

3 September 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

A batch of new Arrowhead types have been added to ArchiCAD 19 highlighted in the Label Tool below…

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Tutorial: Graphically add and edit railings

2 September 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Stairs, Tools

In this tutorial I show how to add Railings to the edge of a slab and then edit it to trace the existing shape…


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Stringers on or off…

1 September 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Stairs, Tip of the Day, Tools

When working with Cadimage Stairs, sometimes it is necessary to switch stringers on or off. This is quite common on 90 degree turns with treads where the angle on the inside turn makes the stringer geometry very difficult to display… in reality a newel post would likely be fitted in the corner and only the

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Convert Windows from single to double or triple glazed

31 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day, Tools

Rather than use standard Single Glazed units, Cadimage Windows can be set and configured with Double or Triple glazing…


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Finding the Door Leaf dimensions

28 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day, Tools

Finding the Door Leaf dimensions is a question we are often asked on the support desk.  They are available in a subset of Leaf settings (Door Leaf> Left or Right Leaf) as highlighted below…


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New 3D Window Settings

27 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

If you have looked at 3D Window Settings since installing ArchiCAD 19, it may look a bit different.  But do not worry – this is planned to be this way!  The interface has been updated and simplified…


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How to take a screenshot

26 August 2015 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
ArchiCAD

On MAC Hold down    and    and press   The image will be saved to your Desktop with a file name like “Screen Shot 2015-08-26 at 3.53.59 pm” On PC Press    than paste it to a document by holding down   and    



Updated Flat Panel TV for ArchiCAD 19

26 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

In ArchiCAD 19, the Flat Panel TV has been updated with some new features. As well as a new interface there are greater options for controlling the sizes and new options for the fixings…


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New Pointer Options in ArchiCAD 19

25 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

A couple of new Pointer Options have been added to ArchiCAD 19… 1: Pointer with Underlined Text 2: Inverted Pointer


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Easy way to remove Guidelines

24 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

If you have a Guidelines on screen in ArchiCAD and would like to remove them – simply right click on any Guideline and choose the appropriate option from the context menu that appears…


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