With the new Favourites in ARCHICAD 20, hold shift while you move your mouse over favourites and you’ll see a 2d view.
Since the PolyStair tool was released for ARCHICAD 18 the use of Favorites has changed. The tool doesn’t save the PolyStair as a standard AC Stair anymore, therefore the only way to get a Favorite is using the same PolyStair Icon in the Toolbox As you can see in the sequence below, saving
When you are saving Doors or Windows as a favourite, you may want to save them with a custom ID, as a default the ID is not saved to the ‘Favorite’ palette. Go to the command menu Options> Palettes>Favorites Click in the little arrow to the right and go to ‘Favorite Preferences’ Unckeck the ID>
In seeing a lot of company templates its great to see our customers think of innovative ways to make their task easier. Favorites have become commonplace due to the ease of placing a commonly used Door, or 90×90 post etc. When saving favorites remember to consider the Tags & Categories section! If you set
When using Cadimage Key Notes, a Key Note Favorite allows you to switch between different Note appearances without changing the note content. The Font Settings, Pens and what information is shown (Category, Key, Short Description, Long Description and /or Specification Reference) Saving a Key Note Favorite is Easy: Activate the Key Note Favorites Palette with
To get to your Favorites Palette you can either go to Window > Palettes > Favotites or go to Edit > Element Settings > Favorites.
When you have a Layout Book Drawing setup you like, eg. title style, properties (colour, black & white) etc., save it as a Favorite. You can then use this favorite each time you place drawings or go to change a drawings title.
To Remane or Delete Favorites, activate the Favorites Palete from the Pulldown Menu; Windows > Palettes > Favorites and click on the pullout menu at the top right.
Managing your ArchiCAD Favorites and adjusting Cadimage Tools Wall Builder corners. Logon to www.archicadselect.com > Resources > Tips to download this QUICKtip. .