You can set your cameras and paths to not show in floor plan to make you plan view cleaner and prevent accidental deletion. To do this, open the Camera palette and click on the Path button. There you have the option to set your Display Options to None, just the Cameras, the Cameras and the
The title blocks in Master Layouts of the NZE Template file are actually Worksheets, you can edit them by going to a Master layout in your Navigator, selecting the title block drawing then right click and select open source view or open source view with layout as reference. Now you can Edit the Title Information
To find out which layer an element is on, select the element . The Info Box on will tell you what layer the selected element belongs to. Note: If the Info Box palette is missing ,to bring it back go to Window > Palettes and click on Info Box.
When creating a new file in ArchiCAD using File > New you have a couple of different options. Use a Template > and select your company template. This option means a new clean file will be created with your company standards. The other option Use Latest Project Settings > This option creates a new file
If you want the column to include a veneer around it, tick the Veneer box. You can enter a value in the field to the right to define the veneer thickness. This thickness is uniform all around the core. Note: Veneer option is not available for Complex Profile Columns
You can place a detail marker that links to an existing detail drawing. Before you place the detail marker, open the Detail Marker settings, and choose Place linked marker. A list of existing details will pop up. Select which detail you want to link from.
ArchiCAD’s BIM server is an incredibly effective way of managing large projects and workflows within your practice. Although it is very simple to set up, it can also be very easy to mess up. If you are intending on setting up a BIM server please ensure that you read through and understand the instruction manual
ArchiCAD now features easily manipulable 3D Cutting Planes – they can be defined graphically in your views, and then dragged/moved/rotated as you go. Multiple cutting planes can be used at once, so you can click and drag them around easily to define the areas of the model that you want to isolate. They’re great for