Have you noticed that the text is missing from the Detail Drawings you create? This is because ArchiCAD it will not show text by default in newly created Detail Drawings. This can be changed. If you would like Text to be copied across from the view, simply un-check the Copy construction elements only option…
How often do you create a Detail or Worksheet and then find you have to delete the boundary that appears? And then again each time the view updates! Personally, I do it a lot until I remember to go and turn the function off in the Work Environment! If you want to do the same,
Do you have situations where you might want to reference the same point of a building to both an Architectural detail drawn in ArhiCAD and a consultants drawings authored in another software package? Simply create your standard detail markers for your Architectural drawings, and then create an independent detail for the engineers details. The trick
If you are following the Location Assembly Component Schedule drawing methodology or any other system eg; CI/sfb you will come across the need to create a Section with in a Section. For example you have a 1:100 or 1:50 Section through the building but need to produce an enlarged part Section at 1:25 or 1:20 a
When using the Cadimage Tools objects you have the ability to set the Detail Level. This can lower the Polygon Count in your 3D views. It can be set in the individual objects, within the Appearance tab, or can be overridden in the Model View Options – Cadimage Global Settings.