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Cadimage roof coverings

In AC19 there was a setting for the custom edges where a barge could be changed to an apron as an example. (see capture4) In AC20 this seems to have disapeared. Or is it somewhere else? (see capture3)

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DXF 1 to 1

My engineer is having trouble when importing my exported dwg file as it opens at a huge scale. Feet converted to inches I think. How does one export to dwg at a simple 1 to 1 scale?

Project Backup and Restore settings

Is there a way to change the default settings of "Project Backup and Restore" settings in the bimserver or in a template? It's set to a frequency that's overloading our servers and I have to reset every project manually. I'd like to set it down to: P...

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Make a single Gdl object count as multiple objects

Hi guys. I´ve been asked by a client ot modify an object, in order to make this single object count as 1, 2, 3 etc. objects in their schedule. The object is a shelf, and I can easily write the gdl code for multiple shelfes distributed along the Z axi...

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text on multiple lines

Is it somehow possible to have text on multiple lines in the cell of the schedule? I think of some ASCII characters or UNICODE ones (ALT+something) but I cannot figure how to get it (if possible)

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Tracking time in Archicad

While I am asking dumb questions. Is there a timer in AC somewhere? I used a package many years ago that recorded how long I had each project open for which was great for recording how long I spent on a project. It even turned the timer off if the pr...

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BIM Server - OS Snapshot backup method

So I've been meaning to jack up our BIM Server backup methods for a while but before proceeding I thought I would first dip my toe into the pool of infinite wisdom that is the Archicad forum! I want to add another HDD to the BIM server and run it in ...

CONVERTING A19 TO AUTOCAD 2016

I need to send drawings to a consultant who uses autocad 2016. I notice that a19 only has up to autocad 2013 in the file. Will they notice the difference. I sent documents once and they complained that they could not read them. I have to get this res...

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