Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category

Creating a u-shaped stair

19 December 2014 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, Cadimage, How To, Stairs, Tip of the Day

Here is a quick video tutorial to show how to edit a default ArchiCAD 18 Stair and turn it into a u-shaped Stair…

Wall covering placement

16 December 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, Cadimage, Coverings, Tip of the Day

In ArchiCAD 18, the Wall covering tool Layout settings will allow you to edit which side of the wall reference line you want the covering to be placed.  


Keep up to date with latest Tool releases

9 December 2014 Tessa Read No Comments
News, Support, Tools

Many of you have asked to be kept up to date with new releases of the Cadimage Tools, via email. This is a great idea, however we are aware that too many emails can spoil a good thing. So, if you would like to receive these emails, we request that you: Log in to your

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Display ID for Cabinets

13 November 2014 Soto No Comments
Cabinets, Tip of the Day

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

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Cadimage Tools Releases – 4 November 2014

3 November 2014 Joshua Osborne 1 Comment

We made some new release of the Cadimage Tools for ArchiCAD 18 late last Friday. The new versions are Coverings 3.15, Doors + Windows 5.30, and Stairs 6.04. You can get them anytime now by just running the Cadimage Installer. You can see the release notes by clicking on the links in the installer

Cadimage Tools v18 Status Update – November 2014

23 October 2014 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD 18, Tools

This table shows the current status of the V18 Cadimage Tools as of the 1st of December: Tool Status Release Date Scheduled Future Releases Cabinets 6.01 Released 13/10/2014 Coverings 3.15 Released 31/10/2014 Doors + Windows 5.30 Released 31/10/2014 Electrical 3.15 Released 08/07/2014 gbXML 1.32 Released 17/07/2014 Keynotes 5.04 Released 13/11/2014 Objective 2.50 Released 28/10/2014 2.60

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Object of the Week

25 September 2014 Andrew Watson No Comments
ArchiCAD, Electrical, Objects, Tip of the Day

This week’s featured object is Ceiling Fan #1329, which models a regular ceiling fan with 4 wooden blades.

Cadimage Recent Releases – September 2014

23 September 2014 Joshua Osborne No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tools

We recently made some updates to the Doors + Windows and Keynotes tools, as well as a new version of the Cadimage Installer. I’ll get to the Doors + Windows and Keynotes changes in a moment, but the main new thing that you need to know about, is the ability to see Release Reports in

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Editing switch wiring (2-Way Switch)

2 September 2014 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, 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 Just go to the settings> Symbol>Specification>Display settings:  

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What does this button do?

26 August 2014 Ken Good No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

You may have noticed the question mark button previously across various Cadimage Tools – but with ArchiCAD 18 it is more prominent…