Posts Tagged ‘edit’

Quickly Edit Composites

25 July 2018 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you want to edit the Composite Settings quickly, select one element (Wall, Roof, Slab) then right click and choose Edit Selected Composite…

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Setting up a nudge

16 July 2018 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

A quick way to move elements on the screen is to nudge them. Select one or more placed elements, and then while holding down your Shift key, simply use your arrow keys (Left/Right/Up/Down) to move the object in the chosen direction. The distance the object/s move is set in the Girds & Backgrounds dialog box

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Want to edit a morph?

13 April 2017 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

Editing a morph may require to hover, click and drag an edge or face of a morph, the  edit pet palette may display a variety of options like push/pull (extrusion). That pet palette display may get simplified with less options if you go to command menu View>On Screen View options>Hidden morph geometry    

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ARCHICAD 20 – Where to find the ‘Edit Selection Set’ dialog box

18 August 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes 2 Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

In ARCHICAD 20, with the new changes to the interface, you will notice that the small icon to the left of layers in Info Box is no longer showing   To Access this settings, you can either go to Edit > Element Settings and select it from there or you can use a quick key

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Edit Rail posts

25 July 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20

If you are using the Cadimage Timber Railing tool, you can easily edit the position of the balusters if you click the Edit Component button    

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Editing Keynotes content

3 December 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Keynotes, Tip of the Day, Tools

To edit the content of a Keynote (Key, Title, Spec or Description), select the Keynote you want to change and edit the fields in Keynote Editing shown below: Any changes made to the fields are automatically saved to the database. However, if any of the keynotes have already been placed as Labels, you will need to

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Create Continuous Contours

11 June 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

I’m sure we’ve all had surveyors send us wonderful topographical plans with contour height labels in the middle! The frustrating thing about his obviously being that you can’t just simply magic wand on the contour line and get 1 continuous spline or polyline. Fortunately the good folks at Graphisoft have understood this frustration and given

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Edit Selection Set – Hammer Tool

1 May 2012 James Service No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The Shortcut for the “Hammer Tool” Edit Selection Set is Command+Option+T (Mac) or Ctrl+Shift+T (PC), handy when changing lots of elements settings such at details.

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Edit multiple elements

29 November 2010 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you want to move some elements which are on different layers, onto the same layer. Be on the Arrow Tool, select all the elements, in the Info box there is Hammer icon (Edit Selection Set) click on this icon and change the layer within the new dialog box.

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