Posts Tagged ‘print’

Compare screen to paper colours

19 October 2015 Joshua Osborne 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Tip of the Day

Have you ever found the colours on screen don’t look quite like the colours you output on paper?  Well, without going in to display configuration, a simple thing you can do is use this simple Object and print a version of your pen palette so you know what the colours will be like on your device(s).

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Want to see what colours look like on paper?

12 June 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

Have you ever found the colours on screen don’t look quite like the colours you output on paper?  Well, without going in to display configuration, a simple thing you can do is use this great Object and print a version of your pen palette so you know what the colours will be like on your

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Printing a reduced A3 set

18 March 2011 Andrew Ecker No Comments
Tip of the Day

If you are trying to print a reduced A1 at exactly A3, i.e. 50%. You need to Print rather than Publish. Be in the Layout Book, select the Layouts that you wish to print, go to File > Print in the new dialog set the Source to Selected Layouts in Navigator, select your Printer (probably

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Printer/Plotter Margins

20 January 2011 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

You can get ArchiCAD to interrogate your printer/plotter to find out what its minimium margins are. Open the Settings of your Master Layout, use the pulldown menu next to your specified sheet size and select either Import settings from Printer or Import settings from Plotter. This will display your minimium margins in the boxes to

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