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Get building material name from ID

Hi everyone! In my GDL object Properties script, I have building material and material information that I would like to translate from Index to Name. For example, I have a building material with index 97 and the name Offices. In my lists, I use the b...

Kaj_AL by Contributor
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Windows Not Showing in Wall

(I'm not sure if I've chosen the correct place to post this.)I have 5 windows, three of which are not showing and two are. The Floor plan display is the same for both. The walls are the same too. Any ideas?

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Ode1 by Newcomer
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Import AC Model from others-Best Method

A laser measuring company I occasionally use now has the capability of providing a complete .pln file to me. I'm struggling to figure out the best method of bringing that file into my own AC template. I want to minimize pollution of my layers, MVO, G...


I have just being informed I have a subscription for Archicad plus. After just being about finish paying 8k for the license. They say i have to p[ay $800 more! or else i will have to pay 2k for the next release. (Thank you for not holding a gun to my...

Partial sun shadow in 3D view

Any reason why the 3D window rendering will not show shadows on the white walls. The window is showing 3D render selection from the 3D style dialogue box. Does this with every other style as well. Is it because of some setting with the texture map? I...

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Editing Forum Posts

We seem to have lost the ability to edit our posts, which is a bit annoying when you realise something is wrong or misleading or autocorrect chooses to destroy what you were trying to say.

"Locking" available dimensions to set points

Hello, I am trying to lock a point to only be set to specific points. Usually I would just use Step in a Values line to define it but the points aren't evenly spaced throughout it all. Here is the script I currently have but I'm having some issues wi...

JGoode by Contributor
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Show "Wall Surface Area" in zone stamp

Hello everybody!I'm looking for a way to show the "wall surface area" value in the zone stamp.I tried to look into Classification and Properties but you can only have the Walls Inset and the Walls perimeter and no Surface Area.So I tried to add a new...

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