Posts Tagged ‘master’

Editing Title Block Information

5 December 2013 cadimage 5 Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The title blocks in Master Layouts of the NZE  Template file are actually Worksheets, you can edit them by going to a Master layout in your Navigator, selecting the title block drawing then right click and select open source view or open source view with layout as reference. Now you can Edit the Title Information

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Master Layout default colors

22 October 2013 cadimage No Comments
Tip of the Day

In the New Zealand Template the default color for elements placed on the Master Layouts is red. If for some reason you feel that red doesn’t suit you, you can change the colour by going to Options>Work Environment>On-Screen Options… In the dialog box that pops up either turn off the option “Use uniform color for

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Creating Tidy detail sheets

30 August 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In the image below you can see that I have made sure that all of my joinery sections and text lines up, giving the detail sheet a  nice tidy look and feel. There is a very simple trick that I use to get my details to look like this.  I have a Master layout for

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Master Layouts and the Door and Window Schedule

17 January 2012 Mark Horrocks No Comments
Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

A feature of the Cadimage Doors+Windows Schedule, is the ability to dynamically position your schedule elements based on Master Layout content. In the example shown, the relevant Master Layout has been overlaid using Trace and Reference so you can see that the title block is positioned up the right hand side of the page. There

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Master information not showing?

30 June 2009 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Information on your Master Layouts not coming through on your Layouts?  Master info is turned OFF, goto View > On-Screen View Options and toggle ON Master items on Layout


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Intelligent North Point

29 May 2009 Andrew Ecker No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The “North symbol 12” object in the NZE V12 template Master Layout title blocks can be set to follow project north by checking “Follow Project North” in the Object Settings > Symbol Styles.


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