Posts Tagged ‘ArchiCAD 17’

Picture object 17

3 March 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 15, ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, Tip of the Day

Whether you loaded the Picture (frame) 17 object from your ArchiCAD Library 17 or you have it embedded from BIM Components, if you want to edit the image displayed for a custom picture, you need to embed the image to your project as a library part.  (e.g. CADIMAGE.jpg) File>libraries and objects>library manager      Go

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Upgrade Doors + Windows Builder 35 to ArchiCAD 17

27 September 2013 Soto 1 Comment
ArchiCAD 12, ArchiCAD 13, ArchiCAD 14, ArchiCAD 15, ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Now that you have migrated  to ArchiCAD 17, you may have projects from older version of ArchiCAD using the now historical Doors+Windows Builder 35. Cadimage has released an Updrade Goodie for ArchiCAD 15, 16 and now for 17. Log into the website and go to MyCadimage> Downloads> Goodies: http://cadimage.com/mycadimage/downloads/goodies   Download and install. (instructions attached

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Change the Doors+Windows Schedule Margin colours.

12 August 2013 Soto 2 Comments
ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, Architecture, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

You can change the colour of the pen of the margin in your D+W Schedule. 1. Select the margin 2. Open the settings. 3. Go to the Fills and Pens section of the Parameters and change them.     Note: Don’t try to delete the margin, it’s part of the schedule functionality. If you don’t

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Create a drop shaped window.

31 July 2013 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day, Tip of the Week

Cadimage Windows flexibility allows you to create Drop shaped windows.   Just select in the Setout options the ‘Head shape’ to be  a “Gothic Arch’ and the ‘Sill shape’ to be an ‘Elliptic Arch’ You can change the  shape of the drop/window in Elevation or Section with the interactive nodes.    


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32 bit reminder

18 June 2013 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, Tip of the Day

Now that ArchiCAD 17 is being released it worth reminding you that this will only work on current 64 bit operating systems. This means that all 32-bit machines will not be able to run ArchiCAD 17 Some operating systems like Windows XP are no longer officially supported as ArchiCAD continues to keep up with modern

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