Posts Tagged ‘Autotext’

Formatted AutoText

14 May 2014 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, Tip of the Day

When starting a project one of the first things we should do is go to File>Info>Project Info and fill in all the information about our project. The AutoText placed around project should then reveal this information in all the right places – schedule, master templates, worksheets etc When using AutoText ensure that whatever format you

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Are you sick of filling in the same forms

7 August 2013 cadimage 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Support, Tip of the Day

Do you have forms that you need to fill in on every job?  The one that springs to mind for me is the Building consent Application files. Heres a simple tip to help you.  Download the PDF copy of your forms and place them onto a layout, This means the form is already there and

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Setting up Project Info to use Autotext in ArchiCAD

13 November 2012 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 16, Architecture, Tip of the Day

When you load a new project you will notice that the Master Layout will contain Autotext fields such as #Client Name and #Architect etc To fill in this information so you can use this handy Autotext fields go to File>Info>Project Info There you can fill in all the information about your project and be able

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Autotext for Roof Falls

22 July 2010 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you use ArchiCADs Autotext for common notes like Roof Falls, if your roof pitch changes you can change all the instances at once by updating the Project Info.  File > Info > Project Info…, hit New and add your text, then use the Text tool to place.  If the pitch changes go back to

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Custom Autotext

22 July 2009 Jason Bishop No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

You can create your own Autotext values by browsing to File > Info > Project Info and pressing the “New” button. Any new values will then be available via the Project Info Category in the Autotext browser.


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