If you are placing dimensions in your section/elevation, you may have to change the default settings for the dimension tool to use the right ‘Elevation dimension’ symbol.
Go to the default settings from the Toolbox>Document>double click Dimension
Under Type and Font select the Elevation Dimension:
If you are detailing in ArchiCAD 17 or the newest ArchiCAD 18 and are using the fill tool, you have four options to use different fill types, Draftwing Fills, Cover Fills, Cut Fills and the latest addition ‘Cut Fills- Building Materials’, that will use the same fill assigned to the building material.
Sometimes you may wish to change the snap range around a point so that you do not have to zoom continuously… for this you need a steady hand and a good mouse! To change the settings go to: Options > Work Environment > Mouse Constraints & Methods… Cursor Snap Range can be set from 1
If you place a Cadimage Switch object using the Electrical tool. You may change ‘manually’ the switch connection to: Single switch 2-Way switch Intermediate Just go to the settings> Symbol>Specification>Display settings:
The pen sets used in ArchiCAD worldwide are designed so that every tool has a certain function. For example Pen 3 is the window outline pen. If you want all windows to appear 0.25mm at 1:50, just set Pen 3 correctly & you will never have to set that setting again So if you’ve modified
Now, ArchiCAD 18 can have the Cadimage Tools icons as a default in your toolbox: Go to our website: https://www.mycadimage.com/ Go to Cadimage Tools>Get Cadimage Tools>ArchiCAD 18 Scroll down to Download Work environment. The file downloaded is a compressed folder, so if you are in Mac you can double click it to decompress it,
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One of the biggest advantages of the NZE template is the scale-able pens. There are 4 pen sets which each have a printing buddy. These 4 pen sets are for different scales. The idea is that when you print at a different scale all the pens reduce/increase is size accordingly. We have been very consistent