Posts Tagged ‘Quick Key Tuesday’

Quick Key Tuesday: Favorite Popup (AC 20)

1 November 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Quick Key, Tip of the Day

home button opens the favorite pop up for the currently active tool in the tool box  


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Quick Key Tuesday: Grid Snap

25 October 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Quick Key, Tip of the Day

Shift + S Turns on or off the Grid Snap


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Quick Key Tuesday: Open a file

18 October 2016 Soto No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

The easiest way to open an existing file in ARCHICAD 20 is using the keyboard shortcut use Ctrl+O  for Windows and Cmmd+O for MacOS


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Quick Key Tuesday: Zoom in & Out

11 October 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

As you’ll already know the scroll wheel on the mouse can be used to zoom in and out. You can also use the + & – on your keyboard to zoom in and out.


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Quick Key Tuesday: Layers

27 September 2016 Mark Horrocks 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you know you’ve added something but now can’t see it, you have most likely placed it on a layer that is now not showing.  If you turn on ALL layers, you will be able to see it, then select it and place it on the correct layer. The shortcut key to bring up the

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Quick Key Tuesday: Pick Up Tabs parameters

20 September 2016 Soto No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

Starting with ARCHICAD 20 you can use the usual shortcuts to PickUp / Inject Parameters to transfer parameters between Tabs   Use the same commands Alt to Pick Up or Ctrl+Alt to Inject use Cmmd+Alt in Mac to Inject      


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Quick Key Tuesday – Measure

30 August 2016 Joshua Osborne 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

If you want to measure a distance in ARCHICAD, the Measure Tool is the easiest way to do it. To activate Measure, the easiest way is to press ‘M‘.  You can finish by pressing the Esc key or pressing M again.


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Quick Key Tuesday – Shift & Favorites

23 August 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

With the new Favourites in ARCHICAD 20, hold shift while you move your mouse over favourites and you’ll see a 2d view.    


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Quick Key Tuesday – Full screen mode

16 August 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

Use Full Screen to maximize the workspace Windows 10 & AC20: Ctrl + \ OSX, AC 19 & 20: Command + \ or Window>Full Screen


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Quick Key Tuesday – Pop-Up Navigator

2 August 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

You’r first AC20 quick key!!! The Pop-up Navigator is accessible at the right end of the Tab Bar or use the quick key. MAC: Cmd + Shift + N WIN: Ctrl + Shift + N The Pop-up Navigator closes after any click, so this means you could have the traditional navigator closed and it wont take up screen

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