Placing Objects.

7 June 2013 Tate Gibbes 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Support, Tip of the Day

Anchor Point

When placing your objects, Set your anchor point to match your insertion point.  I.E. A bed object anchor could be the middle of the bed head, a pot plant could be the center of the pot. Each object will have a number of options to choose from indicated by an ‘X‘ on the plan preview.  Select the desired insertion point by clicking on it, the anchor point will be indicated by having a surrounding box
Screen Shot 2013-06-04 at 10.57.10 AM

Placement Method

There are 4 placement methods

Screen Shot 2013-06-04 at 10.59.22 AM Will place the object as it appears in the settings Preview Pane

Screen Shot 2013-06-04 at 10.59.32 AM Will Place the object sized as in the preview but will allow you to rotate it  at placement

Screen Shot 2013-06-04 at 10.59.39 AM Will allow you to place the object at the same rotation as the preview but allow you to scale the object at placement

Screen Shot 2013-06-04 at 10.59.44 AM Will place the object with your chosen scale and rotation

 

Tags: , , , ,