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Tabs: Get Last Settings

16 September 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD

Starting with ARCHICAD 20 Tabs no longer inherit settings from the previous view if you single click them. However, you can still right click a Tab and use Get Last Settings to replace this functionality. Like this Elevation inherits the Ground Floor settings.    


Important for Windows 10 users

15 September 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD

We have experienced a great number of crash reports with various ARCHICAD versions since on different Windows platforms which can be connected to the Plays.TV & Raptr applications. Issue: Their newest software updates cause ARCHICAD to crash every 5-10 minutes. The newest updates of these applications were probably installed with Video Card driver updates. ARCHICAD 19 crashes with

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Tabs: Black or Blue?

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

ARCHICAD 20 Tabs functionality has improved in many ways, but first notice that now tabs that belong to a view point (Project Map) are displayed with Black Icon, while the tabs that belong to a saved view (View Map) are displayed with a Blue Icon      


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Zoom to Actual Size

12 September 2016 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

To make the workspace view match the view at the currently set scale go to View> Zoom> Actual Size, or click on the Zoom button at the bottom right of the workspace.  Actual Size is the equivalent of the 100% scale value.


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AC 20 Empty Opening

9 September 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

In ARCHICAD 20 the way you turn a door or window into an empty opening has change. With the Info Box being tidied up in AC20, the “Use an Empty Opening” is now in a popout menu.


One for the Apple Users only – Search

7 September 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In Apple’s OSX under help is a search, which you could use to find something in the menu items.


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Quick Key Tuesday – 3D Projection Settings

6 September 2016 Gareth Morgan No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Opening the 3D Project Settings MAC: cmd + Option + F3 WIN: Ctrl + Shift + F3


Computer Formatting – ARCHICAD Software License

2 September 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Just a reminder: An ARCHICAD Software License is a piece of Software in your computer. Formatting your computer will permanently delete this license. Please remember to upload your license to your Company License Pool before formatting your machine.   If you have any questions or problems, please contact your local ARCHICAD support.


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Pre-cast Slab Coverings Types

31 August 2016 Gareth Morgan 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

There are five types of Cadimage Pre-cast Slab Coverings, How to apply a covering This is what they look like in 3D (Cinerender with White Model effect):


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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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