Posts Tagged ‘Profile’

Visualization Profile

20 July 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The Visualization Profile is useful when you reach the stage of setting up and creating output from 3D images, such as Fly-Throughs and PhotoRenderings. The 3D Visualization menu now appears, so thatall commands related to the 3D window, 3D navigation and 3D output are collected in a single menu. The 3D Visualization toolbar provides quick

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Create a Finial with Extrusions.

28 June 2013 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 16, ArchiCAD 17, Extrusions, How To, Tip of the Day, Tools

If you need to create a finial for  a roof you may use Extrusions: 1. Save the finial half cut drawing as a preset. Here is a link to another quick tip about Custom Profiles: http://wp.me/p2VWtV-2K0 2. Create a small circle with the Polyline tool.   3. Select the circle and go to Cadimage> Extrusions>

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Profiles from ArchiCAD to Cadimage

11 April 2013 Glen Richardson No Comments
Detail Elements, Extrusions, Tip of the Day

To use an ArchiCAD profile in one of your Cadimage objects, lets say a steel section in Detail Elements or Extrusions. Select Presets > Copy ArchiCAD Profile from the Cadimage menu. Select the Profile you want to copy from the dropdown list, and click Create Preset. You then need to set what the profile will

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Profiled Wall Footings

6 March 2012 Glen Richardson 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

ArchiCAD profile walls are great for creating your footings. Open the Profile Manager palette (Window > Palettes > Profile Manager). Click on Create New, and then draw the shape of the footing using fills. I’ve drawn a simple single fill, but it can be created out of multiple fills.  Make sure you use all the

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Anchor Points for Cadimage Extrusions

31 October 2011 Glen Richardson No Comments
ArchiCAD 15, Cadimage, Extrusions, Tip of the Day

When creating Cadimage Extrusions the Anchor Point of the profile determines which point on the profile is on the reference line. To select the Anchor Point open the settings of your Cadimage Extrusion and go to the Shape > Profile page, then click on the point you want to be the anchor.  


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TIP Sheet – Using Complex Profiler

28 May 2009 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Content

Using ArchiCADs Complex Profile tool to create a combination timber/concrete/stone wall with associated foundation. Login to www.archicadselect.com > Resources > Tips to download this TIP Sheet. .


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Complex Profile Manager

11 May 2009 Jason Bishop No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

The quick method for activating the Complex Profile Manager is to right mouse click on a wall and select Capture Profile of Selection. From there any of the available profiles are easily selected by clicking the Choose Profile button.


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Complex Profile

24 April 2009 Haritha Achyutuni No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you want to create a new Complex Profile shape of a  Wall, Beam or Column element , go to Design > Complex Profiles > Profile Manager. The Profile Manager appears. Note: You can create a new profile based on an existing profile: Choose an existing profile, then click Duplicate.


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