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Archiving project

What are some best practices for archiving a Teamwork project? I am working on redoing my firm's BIM manual, and I am trying to figure out the best way to do this. I am thinking that we will want a.PLA and IFC file for each project.

Jhope by Participant
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Archicad on Mac not saving files

Hi, today I've run into this issue that Archicad won't let me save files. When I click save or save as nothing happens, the window doesn't pop up. I was saving files normally today both pln and pdf but suddenly it stopped working. I've tried restarti...

mikkot5 by Newcomer
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Teamwork and Solo file crash when selecting slab or zone

Anyone experiencing Archicad crashing when selecting a slab or zone in either Teamwork or Solo file? This is happening to a specific workstation and other workstations do not have this same error when selecting the same elements which produces the cr...

pdiune by Contributor
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Editing XML files

Archicad appears to be using XML for a number of exportables. My current interest is the Project Info file which also doubles as a handy store for Autotexts. What is the recommended way to edit / format these files outside of AC? I would like to open...

Missing profile hotspots

Just came to dimension up a couple of beams using complex profiles in v24 and noticed that the segmented version with a matching end cap & hotspots only displays the base line points, unlike the straight beam which retains all the original hotspots. ...

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Fence object as parametric object

Hi,Can anybody assit or guide me in creating a parametric object, similar to the attached (parametric Sketchup model) of a construction fence that will follow a line on an uneven terrain surface?I used Profile Builder 3 to create a profile and someho...

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Door & Curtain Wall rendering: Frames showing transparent

I'm just starting the rending process in Twinmotion, but I seem to have transparent frames for some of my doors and curtain walls. How do I show glass as transparent and the door frames and mullions as metal? I've gone through some trial and error ex...

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Johann_P by Enthusiast
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Resolved! Stair width

Hey guys. I need to create a flight of staircase with a tread of 600mm, how can I achieve this?

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BIM Manager Program - January 31

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PREFAB 2030 - global architectural contest

ArchiFrame has launched a global architectural contest with the aim to collect innovative prefab ideas in form of a livable house design that makes the most of available building materials, embracing their creative and sustainable potential.

The contest registration period runs until January 12 and the winners will be announced in February 2022.

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Building Together digital event - watch the recordings!

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Topics addressed the most challenging issues architects and engineers face today, such as affordable housing, urban planning, landmark preservation, and the most exciting challenges in algorithmic design, digital transformation, and many more.

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