If your Interactive Schedule includes views of objects, doors and windows, you can add dimensions to these pictures in the Schedule.
ARCHICAD 20’s new graphic overrides can also be applied to a schedule. You may need to turn on the quick options palette (Windows>Palettes>Quick Options)
If you want to include the Zone Name or Zone Number in your Interactive Door or Window schedule, use the Zone Name or Zone Number under the General settings rather than From or To Zone Name or Number under the Window or Door. This will allow you to adjust which zone the Door or Window
As you start to get into more detailed schedules you will notice the importance of Element ID’s. This is the main defining difference between any two elements. At the concept stage of design, the element ID’s become irrelevant but as we go into Developed Design & start to require Quantities the ID’s become essential. For
If you have taken up last weeks tip on creating more schedules to help your Quantity Surveyor you may be looking at the best way to get these schedules to them. One method you may not be aware of is exporting schedules as Excel worksheets. To do this you need to save the schedules as
Since you have build a perfect 3D representation of the proposed building it seems a waste of time for the Quantity Surveyor to take a scale ruler to a set of 2D drawings to figure out quantities. ArchiCAD can find out anything about all the elements in your project using the interactive schedule, it may
We noticed that the interactive schedule criteria for the Electrical schedules & legends wasnt being remembered fully when exported The reason for this was part of the criteria included mention of the Electrical tool which isnt a standard tool So we have updated it now use only standard ArchiCAD terms to display all items associated
In the ArchiCAD Interactive Schedule you can add up to ten fields of Custom text. In the Fields section of the Interactive Schedule Settings, the Custom Text items are listed under General of the Available Parameters. Select the Custom Text item and click the Add button. Then in the schedule, you can edit the title