Posts Tagged ‘model view’

Electrical model view combination

4 February 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, Tip of the Day

If  you want to have a model view combination for an electrical plan, you can load it from the Cadimage extras folder located in: \GRAPHISOFT\ArchiCAD 17\CadimageTools Extras\Electrical  


Tags: , , ,

Fills set as transparent showing grey?

16 April 2013 Jonathan Breen 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 16, Tip of the Day

There is a handy setting in ArchiCADs’ Model View Options which reveals any fills that may be set to Transparent or Window Background This can be useful if you want to see everything placed on the project but quite often people use fills to hide certain elements You can either turn this setting on or

Read More


Tags: , , ,

Turning off Wall fills

4 June 2012 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you don’t want your wall fills to show in your Plan Views, you can turn them off by going into Model View Options and ticking Override Cut Fills.  Typically this is used in your Reflected Ceiling Plans, but can also be used for your low detail Site Plans or anywhere you see the need.

Read More


Tags: , ,

Model View Options

18 April 2011 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you open up your file one day to find that for no apparent reason all of doors have disappeared, or you fills have all become solid, before you panic, check the Model View Options from Document > Set Model View. There are lots of settings in here regarding the way the model looks in

Read More


Tags: , , , ,

Zones not showing?

10 September 2010 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you can’t see your Zones, check your Model View Options. Go to Document > Set Model View > Model View Options… and look at Zone Background within Options for Fills & Zones


Tags: , ,