Display ID for Cabinets

13 November 2014 Soto No Comments
Cabinets, Tip of the Day

If you place a Cadimage Cabinet, the plan view will display the ID for the object.

You can control the ID display with MVO.

Go to Document>Set Model View>Model View Options>Cadimage Cabinets>Plan View Label

Turn off the ID by selecting Label Content: None


28-10-2014 8-40-40 a-m-01c

Tags: , ,

Cadimage Webinars

12 November 2014 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, Cadimage, Tip of the Day

Keep track of upcoming Cadimage Webinars by going to this dedicated page on our website…    Cadimage Webinars are normally free to attend and typically last 30 or 45 minutes covering specific topics.  All you need to attend is a computer / tablet with audio and a web connection.

Display current Pen Set colours

11 November 2014 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The Pens and Colors object in the ArchiCAD Library allows you to place an object that displays your current Pen Sets colours, this allows you to print these as an office pen chart or as a printer check. Go to the Objects Tool and search for Pens, the object is called Pens and Colors (not

Read More

Tags: , , ,

1 title for all Layouts

10 November 2014 Jonathan Breen 3 Comments
ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

In the ArchiCAD 18 Template the Title Block has been drawn in a Worksheet: This means that this worksheet can be placed on all Master Layouts, so if you need to make a change you can do it here & all Layouts will update. One change = multiple consequences

Tags: ,

Open & Repair selected file

7 November 2014 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you have a corrupted file that requires the use of the Open & Repair selected file option, please make sure you use File>Save as as soon as the file becomes usable, if not the file will continue to be saved in a temporary location.  


Detail / Worksheet Boundary

6 November 2014 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 15, ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

How often do you create a Detail or Worksheet and then find you have to delete the boundary that appears?  Personally, I do it a lot until I remember to go and turn the function off in the Work Environment! If you want to do the same, go to Options> Work Environment> More Options and switch

Read More

Column Veneer

5 November 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

Add a veneer around it a column core. Just open the column settings>Geometry and Positioning You can enter a value in the field to the right to define; 1. Building Material 2. Component 3. Thickness This thickness is uniform all around the core. Note: Veneer option is not available for Complex Profile Columns

Tags: ,

Restoring deleted Interior Elevation Markers

4 November 2014 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you have deleted one or more of the Interior Elevations in a group and want to get them back, you can do so easily by selecting the Group Marker > right-clicking, and hitting Restore all Interior Elevations in Group.


Cadimage Tools Releases – 4 November 2014

3 November 2014 Joshua Osborne No Comments

We made some new release of the Cadimage Tools for ArchiCAD 18 late last Friday. The new versions are Coverings 3.15, Doors + Windows 5.30, and Stairs 6.04. You can get them anytime now by just running the Cadimage Installer. You can see the release notes by clicking on the links in the installer

New menu option in ArchiCAD 18

3 November 2014 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

There is a new menu option in ArchiCAD 18 under Options>Project Preferences>Legacy… Because of the recent changes in ArchiCAD some functions & tools work slightly differently/better than how they should Like Priority Based Connections introduced in ArchiCAD 17… And now in ArchiCAD 18 there has been improvements to the Interior Elevation tool. If you want

Read More

Tags: ,