Posts Tagged ‘frame’

Frame depth Cadimage Window

4 April 2017 Soto No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

If you use the Cadimage Windows in ARCHICAD 20, The frame depth can be changed to 0, this will set the frame depth to match the thickness of the wall.  


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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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Create A Wall Framing Plan

10 July 2013 Tate Gibbes 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

As with everything in ArchiCAD, walls have the ability to to have a unique identification label once we have checked that all the walls have unique ID’s, we can use the label tool to label each wall, effectively creating a wall set out plan for our builders.      


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Drawing Frame

24 February 2010 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

When placing a Drawing on a Layout, the drawing frame is derived from the saved View.  When creating the View the Zooming field effects the frame.  Set to Current Zoom and the frame will be the size of the view, set to Fit to Frame (None for AC12 and earlier) and the frame will automatically re-size to

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Text Frames

29 July 2009 Jason Bishop No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

To save time drawing frames or fills around text that needs to stand out, use the in-built Frame and/or Opaque options found in the Text Default Settings dialog box. You can even control the distance a frame sits away from the text within the same dialog.


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