Posts Tagged ‘custom’

Custom Angle 3D cutaway

22 August 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

You can use the 3D cutaway function to create a custom 3D cut plane in any direction Just turn on the 3D cutaway symbol and click the arrow to the right to select the Custom Plane option. Then hover the cursor to the element you want the cut plane to snap to.  


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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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Add custom colors to the color pallete

10 February 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 14, ArchiCAD 15, ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, Tip of the Day

If you are editing a surface color or a pen, you may want to have a range of custom colors in the palette. You must select the custom pen box and then edit it, finally click ‘add to custom colors’      


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