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Is there a 3rd Party tool for Quantity Take Offs

Having come over from Revit where take offs were a breeze, I realize that doing the same thing in ArchiCAD put it gently. Is there a 3rd party add on that anyone can recommend which makes this task easier?

dcerezo by Booster
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Schedules on Layout

I absolutely LOVE the feature (since 19, maybe?) where you can have the schedule fold over to multiple columns... so if my schedule is 5 cells wide x 100 cells long, I can fold it to 2 sets of 5 cells wide x 50 long (each)... But, I have noticed that...

Rhino - Archicad import

I have Archicad 17 but really need to import Rhino this possible? If I download a trial version of archicad 20/21 can I use the Rhino plug in and then down save for my Archicad 17 use? Can an archicad 21 file be downsaved to archicad 17?

Marisa by Newcomer
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ArchiCAD Nodes showing in DWG export

Hi, I'm working on exporting ArchiCAD drawings into DWGs for consultant use. However, nodes from ArchiCAD are attached to every element in the DWG. I have circled a few of them in the attached image. I have tried two different methods of exporting: 1...

Khoudia by Newcomer
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Window/Door schedule set-up issue

hi everyone, I've started using ArchiCAD very recently and I'm trying to create a window/door schedule like this one in the picture I've attached. the thing is: 1st - I don't know how to make those levels/grids show up 2nd - I don't know how to add c...

BasLN by Newcomer
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New stair and rails tools components listing

Hi, I'm trying to obtain list of components from the new stair and rail tools without any success. I have tried to modify rail and stair objects components, (baluster, treads, etc) adding components to his properties script. Total failure. I have als...

godi by Participant
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Renovation windows don't show up in schedule AC20

I'm working on a remodel and trying to schedule the new windows in the existing exterior wall. When I open my standard schedule the existing and demolished windows show up. After rooting through the new criteria I find the Renovation Status criteria,...

IFC tagging of an object

I am reviewing IFC data received from an Electrical Consultant and there are some blank fields that I think he should be completing as well as a couple that I think he has got wrong. I was struggling to find a resource that would tell me for example ...