We’ve just discovered a problem where something in the latest round of Windows Updates in Windows 7 is causing ARCHICAD to crash when you use any Cadimage Tools.
UPDATE – Microsoft have fixed the Update that was causing the problem, so you can just run Windows Update again now and install the fixed update to correct the problem. The fixed update has the same ID number as the old one did (KB3097877).
If you have any trouble still after doing this, then follow the steps below to uninstall the update and then install it again.
If you are using Objective and the built in Steel Library – remember to check the Presets… The content varies as each component has different attributes – but here is an example from the Steel Column:
The Cadimage Garage Door has three types of Door Operation: Roller, Tilt Panel and Sectional Lift. To set or change the Door Operation, either select an existing Garage Door or create a new one and go to Setout: Clicking on the Door Operation button highlighted above will show the three options: Choose the option you
The components that make up a Cadimage Keynote Label are: Label Header – this is custom text you can enter Category – the category title for the group your keynote belongs to Key – the unique reference used by your keynote Title – the title / heading for your keynote Description – the detailed description of
The handy new feature in ARCHICAD is pretty much all explained in the name – Surface Painter: it’s for Painting Surfaces. What it does, is it simplifies the – often fiddly and annoying – task of changing the surfaces on building elements. Where before, you had to go into the settings of each element, find
In ARCHICAD 19 you can now assign a Building Material in the Standard Steel Profile Database before importing it into the Profile Manager. To Access this settings: Options>Import Standard Steel profile Building Material Control for Imported Steel Profiles
White fills appearing in plan as grey are controlled via the Options> Work Environment> On Screen Options and uncheck the Automatic Pen Colour Visibility Adjustment for Model Views.
GRAPHISOFT has recently released Updates for ARCHICAD 18 and 19. These Updates make these 2 versions compatible with the latest MAC OSX 10.11 El Capitan For more information: http://helpcenter.graphisoft.com/technotes/operating-systems/mac-os-x-10-11-el-capitan-beta/ Please note: If you are using ARCHICAD versions 17 and older, 17 SOLO and older, SE 2014 and older: Do NOT upgrade your MAC OS to MAC OS X 10.11. These
With the Polystair Tool you can control the Going / Rise geometry of the Stair in the Flights and Landings section: The three options are:
There are six types of Roof Cladding available in Cadimage Coverings: This is what they look like in 3D (Cinerender with White Model effect):