Posts Tagged ‘Cadimage’

How to add extra downpipes

15 May 2017 Gareth Morgan No Comments
Coverings, Tip of the Day

If you need an extra down pipe on your Cadimage Roof Covering? That’s easy, select the ARCHICAD roof and insert a new node. The Cadimage Roof Covering will allow you to attach two downpipes on every side of the node. The only thing you have to do now is, click on the pink hotspot on

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Background fill for Doors and Windows

27 April 2017 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Find the Cadimage Door or Window opening background here: For ARCHICAD 20     For ArchiCAD 18 and 19  


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Fascia Edge position

26 October 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20, Coverings, Tip of the Day

The Cadimage Roof Coverings tool now has the option to edit the position of the Fascia Edge in the settings   For ARCHICAD 20     For ARCHICAD 19


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Place a mesh from Surveyors Data

20 October 2016 Soto 7 Comments
ArchiCAD, ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

If you have a coordinates file with the points of the site mesh either as a text file (txt) or xyz. You can place that mesh easily in ArchiCAD: ARCHICAD 20 File>Interoperability>Place Mesh from Surveyors Data…… AC 16 to 19 Design>Place Mesh from Surveyors Data…    


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Cadimage Schedule Notes Part 5: Notes Sets

23 May 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

This is an alternative way to work with the Schedule Notes. 5.1 Go to Cadimage>Doors and Windows>Edit Notes Sets 5.2 Add a note Set 5.3 Click Add notes to the Set 5.4 Select the Door or Window, notice that you can either select the door in plan or in the Cadimage Schedule 5.5 Go to

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Cadimage Schedule Notes Part 4: Add Notes in Schedule

20 May 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

Whether if you have added Notes to Doors or Windows in Plan or have assigned Note Sets, you can also work directly in the Schedule to add Notes instead. 4.1 Update or Create a Schedule (Cadimage>Doors and windows>Edit Schedule Settings). Remember to turn On the Notes in the schedule. 4.2. Select the Item (door or

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Cadimage Schedule Notes Part 3: Assign notes to Doors/Windows in Plan or 3D view

19 May 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

After creating the Categories and Notes, you can apply notes to the Door or Windows in Plan view. 3.1 Select the door or window you want to edit in plan or 3D view 3.2 Go to Cadimage>Doors and Windows> Schedule Notes Palette 3.3 Click the Live box 3.4 Click the Add button 3.5 Select the

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Cadimage Schedule Notes Part 2: Add Notes with Categories

18 May 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

Once you have added the Categories to your project, start adding notes and assigning them with the right Category 2.1 In the Edit Schedule Notes Palette click the New note button 2.2 Type the Note 2.3 Assign the Category 2.4 Repeat the same process to create new notes.


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Cadimage Schedule Notes Part 1: Create Categories

16 May 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

ARCHICAD 18 Introduced the Schedule Notes tool for the Cadimage tools. In the following days the Tip of the Day will show different ways to use this tool. Create Categories before you start adding notes. 1.1 Go to Cadimage>Doors and Windows>Edit Schedule Notes 1.2 Click the New Note 1.3. Go to Edit Categories 1.4 Add

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Rotate or not rotate marker head

3 July 2015 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

When you rotate a view like explained in this old article: http://blog.cadimage.com/2012/10/rotate-orientation/ You may find that the marker head of the details placed in plan are rotating with the view. A simple way to allow the marker to rotate is to check the standard Detail Marker to rotate with the view checking this simple settings:


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