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Do you need to reference in details from different disciplines such as Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Civil engineers? Do you want to be able to easily identify whose details are whose? Use different Marker Heads on your details to clearly identify different disciplines. Open the Marker Head tab in the detail settings, Use different shapes to
If you are wanting to brush up your elevations for presenting to your clients there are a few simple tricks you can use to contextualise your drawings: In the above image, I have set the elevation to show Uncut Surafces with Own Material Colours (Shaded) and set to show Sun Shadows To create the sky
BUDAPEST, May 7, 2013 – GRAPHISOFT® announced today ArchiCAD 17, the latest version of its award-winning building information modeling (BIM) software. The new release delivers capabilities that greatly simplify the modeling and documentation of buildings even when the model contains a high level of detail. ArchiCAD’s end-to-end BIM workflow allows the model to stay live
GRAPHISOFT have today announced ArchiCAD 17 which has gone a different direction to previous version and is working on improving the model you have rather than adding more design tools. The new slogan is “Bim is in the details” You can read more about it here on our new look website
As you probably know, the Cadimage Extrusion tool allows you to extrude a profile along a path. But did you know that once you’ve done that, you can also Dynamically Edit the path? To do this (edit dynamically that is), you need to use one of the Extrusion’s Edit Modes, which you get to from
If you believe you have found a bug in ArchiCAD that would be difficult for our team to reproduce it may need reported to Graphisoft. One of the most useful things a customer can provide is a ‘support package’ of the file which will contain a lot of information about the project without storing the
If you find that you are coming across a lot of issues, or things in ArchiCAD where you are not sure of the best way to go, You can always contact our support team. If however you feel that the electronic communication is losing something in translation, you can always book some time for one
Apart from logical and syntax errors in the script, bugs can also arise from unexpected values. Such values can cause otherwise good scripts to turn bad. All GDL objects rely on the end-user entering ‘sensible’ data, as defined by the programmer. For instance, if I create a library part to model a simple, rectangular bookshelf
Surveyors often produce various file format for the terrain that they have surveyed. One common format is .XYZ Luckily the Cadimage Sites + Massing tool has created a function where you can import an XYZ file directly to a mesh. One thing to note is that often the surveyors will export the file in Unicode