Posts Tagged ‘Detail Marker’

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: 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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Link Detail Markers to Drawings

15 January 2014 Andrew Watson No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Two or more detail markers can link to the same detail drawing. In the Detail Marker Settings dialog, open the General tab. If the selected marker is not a source marker (i.e. it does not have an associated drawing), set it to be a Linked marker. Then select the drawing that you want it to

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Show Elevation Markers in Detail

22 February 2013 Glen Richardson No Comments
Tip of the Day

If you are creating a Detail and you want your Interior Elevation Markers to show in the Detail: Open the Detail Settings and uncheck the Copy Construction Elements Only check box.


How to add a Linked Marker

1 October 2012 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 16, Tip of the Day

Linked Markers can be very useful when wanting to draw a complete detail of a wall & having the two details drawn in the same view Or being able to show where the detail is located in Plan, Section or Elevation at the same time To do this select the Detail tool from the Document

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How to find the Marker that created a Detail

28 September 2012 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

To find the Source Marker that created your placed detail that appears on your Layout, go to the Layout and select the detail (drawing), right mouse click and choose Open Source View, Change the Navigator to the View Map and right mouse click on the Highlighted View, choose Select Detail marker on the Source View

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Detail Marker style

5 August 2010 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The Built in Marker for the Detail tool has 7 different options for the detail polygon or bubble shape.   Detail selection settings > Marker > Marker geometry > Marker Polygon

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