When you are saving Doors or Windows as a favourite, you may want to save them with a custom ID, as a default the ID is not saved to the ‘Favorite’ palette. Go to the command menu Options> Palettes>Favorites Click in the little arrow to the right and go to ‘Favorite Preferences’ Unckeck the ID>
If you have a project that you find particularly slow to navigate or work in 3D this may be due to the model having a large number of polygons. Polygons are the 2D shapes that are pieced together to form a 3D model… and there can be a LOT of them in a model. A
If you want to test print all the Fills in you current project use the Fill Types object. Go to the Object Tool and search for Fill, then select the Fill Types object. To see ALL the fills in your project, just set the Number of Fills to the number you have (by default in
Theres an entire section of the Navigator most people are unaware of; Project Indexes This is an extremely useful list of indexes & helps anybody managing a project to get an overview of the current state of it. One of the best Project Indexes included by default is the ‘View List’ This lists all your
When you place an element in ArchiCAD, specially Doors and Windows, as a default, the ID will continue a sequence of numbers. You can deactivate this feature if you go to the menu Options>Work Environment>More Options>Assign New Element ID to Each New Element.
Do you have a project you are particularly proud of? Would you like to show it off to others? If so, why not submit your image to our Facebook page - each month we’ll choose one of your designs to grace our Facebook Header Image. Here is an example… For more details – visit https://www.facebook.com/Cadimage
If you are struggling to select the different geometry methods available in the Control Box (offset/parallel/perpendicular etc), just make sure that you hold the left mouse button down until the options appear – its not just a matter of clicking the button.
Now that you have had a few months to get to grips with ArchiCAD 18 we would love to hear your feedback on the Template! You may now have a much fuller understanding of its functions with the ArchiCAD 18 NZE Template Document to know what does & doesnt work for you. For example what
If you have loaded a Library to a recent project in ArchiCAD, you can quickly add this to the current project too. In the Library Manager, go to the pull down button next to Add…
If you place a Cadimage Cabinet, the plan view will display the ID for the object. You can control the ID display with MVO. Go to Document>Set Model View>Model View Options>Cadimage Cabinets>Plan View Label Turn off the ID by selecting Label Content: None c