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
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>
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
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
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.
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. .
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.
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.