Archive for the ‘Cadimage’ Category

Tutorial: Graphically add and edit railings

2 September 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Stairs, Tools

In this tutorial I show how to add Railings to the edge of a slab and then edit it to trace the existing shape…


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Stringers on or off…

1 September 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Stairs, Tip of the Day, Tools

When working with Cadimage Stairs, sometimes it is necessary to switch stringers on or off. This is quite common on 90 degree turns with treads where the angle on the inside turn makes the stringer geometry very difficult to display… in reality a newel post would likely be fitted in the corner and only the

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Convert Windows from single to double or triple glazed

31 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day, Tools

Rather than use standard Single Glazed units, Cadimage Windows can be set and configured with Double or Triple glazing…


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Finding the Door Leaf dimensions

28 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day, Tools

Finding the Door Leaf dimensions is a question we are often asked on the support desk.  They are available in a subset of Leaf settings (Door Leaf> Left or Right Leaf) as highlighted below…


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Control the appearance of Cabinets

21 August 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Cabinets, Cadimage, Tip of the Day, Tools

If you would like to globally control the Appearance of your Cadimage Cabinets, all you need to do is go to Document> Set Model View> Model View Options…  then set the Cadimage Cabinets preferences to your favourite settings… Don’t forget to save a Model View Options combination!


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Initial Values for Cadimage Tools

6 August 2015 Andrew Watson 1 Comment
Cabinets, Cadimage, Coverings, Detail Elements, Electrical, Extrusions, Objective, Slab Edges, Stairs, Tip of the Day, Tools

When you start a new project, you may notice that the initial values of the Cadimage tools vary, while those of regular ARCHICAD tools (wall, object, lamp, etc.) are fixed. This tip explains why that happens, and how to fix the initial values for the Cadimage tools. The initial values of all the regular ARCHICAD

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Support ticket tips

19 June 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, Cadimage, Tip of the Day, Tools

When you log a support ticket (by email or online via www.mycadimage.com) it is important to include as much detailed information as possible.  This is to help the Cadimage Support Team diagnose and resolve your problem as quickly as possible. If possible, please include


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Cadimage Installer Updated

17 June 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
Cadimage, Tools

This morning, we released version 2.0 of the Cadimage Installer. We’re very pleased with it, and we hope you like it! It’s a bit prettier now, and packs a handful of new features that will make installation and updating of the Tools easier for you.


Looking for information on one of your Tools?

10 June 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, Cadimage, Tip of the Day, Tools

Have you tried searching the Knowledgebase on www.cadimage.com? Here is a direct link:  http://cadimage.com/Support/KnowledgeBase  In the Knowledgebase, you will find a range of technical information including: Product overviews Installation instructions and extras Tutorials to help you get started Troubleshooting tips You might also find our Forums helpful as they contain a range of real-life questions

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Things to include in a support ticket…

5 June 2015 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, Cadimage, Tip of the Day

When you log a support ticket (by email or online via www.mycadimage.com) it is important to include as much detailed information as possible.  This is to help the Cadimage Support Team diagnose and resolve your problem as quickly as possible. If possible, please include


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