Archive for the ‘Doors+Windows’ Category

Doors + Windows – Schedule Collation Update

30 July 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
Doors+Windows

We have just released version 5.53 of the Doors + Windows Tool, and in this release, have made some changes to the Scheduling tool. We’ve changed the way that it calculates what Doors and Windows should be collated together, to make sure that all the joinery items that should be together, are together.


Cadimage Window Background Fill

27 July 2015 Andrew Watson No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 19, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

To set the background fill and pen colour for a Cadimage window, open the Settings dialog, and on the Window > Wall Opening page, expand the Background Fill in Plan View settings. Set the fill type and pens.


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Adding Schedule Notes to Doors and Windows

7 July 2015 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Once youve created your database of Door and Window Schedule Notes you can attach these to your modelled Doors and Windows using the new Schedule Notes Palette accessed via Cadimage>Doors+Windows>Schedule Notes Palette… Now you just select the Door or Window, click ‘Add…’ and choose the Note you want to add to the piece of joinery

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New Door and Window Schedule Notes Palette

30 June 2015 Jonathan Breen No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 18, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Theres a new Palette in town! The Doors+Windows Schedule Notes Palette. With this you can add your own database of notes, almost like Keynotes. They can then be assigned to any Window in your Model and these will automatically appear in the Schedule. You can access the Palette from Cadimage>Doors+Windows>Schedule Notes: Here you add a

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Background fill for Doors and Windows

29 June 2015 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Find the Cadimage Door or Window opening background here:    


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Collate in Schedule: Invert wall direction

24 June 2015 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Doors+Windows

One of the reasons why a Door or a Window may not be collating in a schedule could be related to the wall it’s placed into. Go to the menu View>On Screen View Options> Wall and Beams Reference lines.


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Doors + Windows Schedule Notes

1 April 2015 Joshua Osborne No Comments
Doors+Windows

We recently released an update to the Doors + Windows tools (version 5.40) which includes, among other things, a new system for working with Schedule Notes. Read up on how the Schedule Notes work over on our Knowledge Base: http://cadimage.com/support/knowledgebase/doorswindows/schedule-notes-0761


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What does the ‘?’ button do?

27 February 2015 Ken Good No Comments
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…


Placing Doors and Windows in Slanted Walls

29 January 2015 Scylla de Magalhaes No Comments
ArchiCAD, ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

Windows and Doors can be placed in any type of wall, including polygonal, slanted and complex shapes. If your project contains slanted walls, use the Door/Window¬†Opening Plane¬†icons (Door/Window Preview and Positioning Panel) to make the plane of your openings either associated to the wall plane or remain vertical…


Edit glazing bar surface

21 January 2015 Soto No Comments
ArchiCAD 17, ArchiCAD 18, Cadimage, Doors+Windows, Tip of the Day

If you are using the Window tool, you can change the glazing bar surfaces just below the dimension settings:


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