Posts Tagged ‘view’

Control Plan View Display of Cadimage Stairs

8 December 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Stairs, Tip of the Day, Tools

To control the display of the Stair on Plan View, create a new Polystair or select an existing one and go to its settings. Navigate to the Floor Plan and Section Panel then FLOOR PLAN DISPLAY> Show on Stories as highlighted below: The default option should be All Relevant Stories but it may be one

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Choose what is visible in 3D

23 September 2015 Joshua Osborne 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

When working with your model, there are times where it is useful to filter what is visible in 3D – without using Layers or Selections or Marquees. To do this, you can use View> Elements in 3D View> Filter and Cut Elements in 3D…


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Rotate or not rotate marker head

3 July 2015 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Tip of the Day

When you rotate a view like explained in this old article: http://blog.cadimage.com/2012/10/rotate-orientation/ You may find that the marker head of the details placed in plan are rotating with the view. A simple way to allow the marker to rotate is to check the standard Detail Marker to rotate with the view checking this simple settings:


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Door and Window Markers

31 January 2014 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

I quite often get asked why door and window markers aren’t showing up on the floor plans. 9 times out of 10 it is simply because the person is using the wrong Model View Option.  These options allow us to display the same modelled elements in different ways.  These can range from things like Door

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How to tell which view is placed on which layout

14 October 2009 James Service No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Sometimes if you have multiple floor plans you are not sure which view is placed to which layout. Easy way to tell is to open Layout select Drawing, right click, open source view. You will now be in the view and the view map and the view will be highlighted and in Bold.


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Saving Marquee settings with Views

30 July 2009 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Marquee setting can be saved with views, this can be very useful for saving 3D sectional views of models, and part view of complex models


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