Archive for the ‘Cadimage’ Category

Editing switch wiring (2-Way Switch)

8 December 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ARCHICAD 20, Cadimage, Electrical, Tip of the Day

If you place a Cadimage Switch object using the Electrical tool. You may change ‘manually’ the switch connection to: Single switch 2-Way switch Intermediate For ARCHICAD 20 go to the Cadimage Switch settings   For ARCHICAD 19 Just go to the settings> Symbol>Specification>Display settings:  

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Extending the Wall Covering below wall base.

2 November 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 19, ARCHICAD 20, Cadimage, Tip of the Day

  In ArchiCAD 17 you can easily extend your Wall Covering below wall base by adding a negative value to the Base Shape setting. For ArchiCAD 19 and older For ARCHICAD 20      

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Slab Edge Footing Shapes

1 August 2016 Glen Richardson No Comments
ArchiCAD 14, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Slab Edges, Tip of the Day

The Cadimage Slab Edge Footing has 4 different footing shapes that you can choose from. On the footing page click on the large button to select the different shapes.


Managing your Company on

30 June 2016 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
Cadimage, Tip of the Day

If you are the Main contact of your company, you can change the company Details via log in. Just go to My Account> Company   If you are not the main contact and would like to become the main contact, please contact us via and we can help you with that.

Cadimage Tools now available for ARCHICAD 20

16 June 2016 Joshua Osborne 8 Comments
20Days, ARCHICAD 20, Cadimage

Today, we are very pleased to announce that the Cadimage Tools are now available for ARCHICAD 20! Most of your probably don’t have ARCHICAD 20 yet, but if and when you do, the Cadimage Installer will now allow you to choose version 20 from the drop-down at the top of the screen, and then you

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Cadimage Installer Downtime

5 May 2016 Joshua Osborne 2 Comments

The Cadimage Installer is currently not working due to some changes we are making on our website. We are working on getting it back up-and-running as soon as we can, and we’ll update this Blog post to let you know when it’s working again.

Wall Covering Cladding types

4 May 2016 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Coverings, Tip of the Day, Tools

There are 11 types of Wall Cladding available in Cadimage Coverings: This is what they look like in 3D (Cinerender with White Model effect):  

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How to Update Cadimage Tools for ArchiCAD 18 and 19

29 April 2016 Joshua Osborne 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Tip of the Day

From time to time, we release updates for all Cadimage Tools.  These need to be installed on your machine in order to ‘update’ your software. The update process is as follows:   01:  Close ArchiCAD  

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Add attributes for Plant objects

26 February 2016 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, ArchiCAD 19, Cadimage, Planting, Tip of the Day

If you search a plan object from Cadimage in BIMComponents you may need to add the attributes for the plants to your project to display the surfaces correctly.       To enable the attributes in your file you can download the attributes file (Phormium Materials) from : Then go to Cadimage Tools>Goodies  

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Cadimage Tip of the Day archive

11 January 2016 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, Cadimage, News, Tip of the Day, Tools

Cadimage Tip of the Day appears when you start ARCHICAD  if enabled in Cadimage> myCadimage> Preferences…  but what if you missed a day?  Or were on holiday for a week or two? Do not fear, the content does not disappear – there is an archive of all the past articles available here There is even an

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