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List of Unused Embedded Objects?

Is there any way to see a list of Embedded objects that also shows if that object is Used in the Project or not? This is because I want to delete all the embedded objects that are not used. When I try to do this in the Library Manager though I have t...

Gus by Newcomer
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View an ArchiCAD file broken down to analyze and reduce file

Is there a way to see what parts of your ArchiCAD file are making the file large? For example is it the model itself? Is it the Views? Is it the Surfaces? Is it the Building Materials? etc. Is there a way to see these things so I know what to get rid...

Gus by Newcomer
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BIM Server file size clarification

File Sizes are different on BIM Server display. I have two questions about this: 1) Why the difference in file sizes here? 2) Are these file sizes too high? Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated. -Gus See attached image.

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Gus by Newcomer
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Missing List Schemes in 19

I am looking for conformation on this being my issue, or a bug. Over many years I have moved my "Property Data 65" with all my property objects, data base, and list schemes from the older library, to the newest one. I guess I have not needed to gener...

Structural & MEP Workflow & File Size & Speed

I'm working on Very Large residential projects with complex modernist structural steel and concrete and complex MEP. Our steel builders use Revit Structures that they export to .ifc files. Our MEP comes from Revit MEP and is exported to .ifc and emai...

Gus by Newcomer
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Sketch-Up to ArchiCAD

Hi Folks, Could anybody please tell me the best way to import a Sketch-Up model into ArchiCAD, without it becoming an object? Essentially, I want the walls to become wall elements, the floors to become slab elements etc. and I would like to be able t...

From ArchiCad 19 to ArchiCad 16

Hello everyone, I have been going nuts about 2 days now on how to save or export Archicad 19 project so it could be opened in Archicad 16. Tried DWG-s but as it seems then theres no 3D. Basically its just that the file could be opened in Archicad 16 ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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units and decimal digits

I have a problem. I built my schedule using IFC rules. I set correctly the type of IFC unit (IFCareameasurement, IFCvolumemeasurement, etc.) I expect the schedules report the number of digits as set in preferences ... but NO. I set 3 decimal digits a...

alemanda by Participant
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how many cores to calculate schedules

As per object, how many cores are used by AC to calculate schedule? I noted 2 cores are in use during schedule updating. Is it possible to use all the cores to speed up the process? Thanks

alemanda by Participant
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Export to autocad (dwg) - specific queries

Has anyone (successfully) addressed the following in the process of exporting archicad drawings to autocad: 1) Exporting colours as "BYLAYER" so that when opened in autocad, colours adopt template layer colours (which is office standard protocol). Th...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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