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Setting up a nudge

16 July 2018 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

A quick way to move elements on the screen is to nudge them.

Select one or more placed elements, and then while holding down your Shift key, simply use your arrow keys (Left/Right/Up/Down) to move the object in the chosen direction.

The distance the object/s move is set in the Girds & Backgrounds dialog box (View>Grid & Editing Plane Options>Grids & Backgrounds…)

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To move the elements using the ‘Big’ nudge settings select the objects and then press Shift + Alt + Arrow Key

 


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Function Keys on a Mac with ARCHICAD

26 June 2018 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Ever used the function keys on a mac with ARCHICAD? Don’t have one of those brand new macs with the touch bar? Most mac users disable the function keys when using ARCHICAD losing the media function keys (F7, F8, F9, F10, F11, F12) Or they leave it on and press the FN key with the

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Edit elements by stories

14 June 2018 Amy Li No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In navigator, right click on the view on view map.


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Save Save Save

13 June 2018 Scylla de Magalhaes 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

It’s important to develop good habits for saving and backing up your work as you go along, as well as periodically migrating projects from older versions of ArchiCAD to the current one. This will help you to avoid data loss or any loss of work, from day to day or over the long term. Most

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Assign a Cover Fill

12 June 2018 Amy Li No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In ARCHICAD, cover fills can be applied to Slabs, Meshes, Roofs, Shells, Morphs and Zones.


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Show shade in Cadimage door and window schedule

6 June 2018 Amy Li No Comments
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Queens Birthday Weekend

3 June 2018 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In NZ, Monday 4th June is a Public Holiday (Queens Birthday) Support queries can be logged during this time, and we will respond when we reopen on Tuesday. You may find the answer to your question via one of the many support resources we have available: – Knowledge Base: http://www.cadimage.com/Support/KnowledgeBase – Look through the Forum articles: http://www.cadimage.com/Support/Forums – View the ‘How To’ movies: https://www.youtube.com/CadimageTools

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Bim server library.

31 May 2018 Amy Li No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Remember to have your Bim server library up to date.  


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Show covering detail in 3D view

30 May 2018 Amy Li No Comments
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ARCHICAD License Management downtime now Resolved

29 May 2018 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD

Yesterday morning, some of our ARCHICAD Customers may have experienced problems using the License Manager Tool to upload and download Soft Licenses, or loading/updating hardware keyplugs. We apologise for problems this may have caused for you yesterday – we do take this sort of situation very seriously, and did all that we could do make

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