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IFC type for Light Fixture

In building a custom translator for IFC publishing I would like to be able to export only the lights from a project to an IFC file. (reason being that I'm building a coordination model that is assembled in Tekla's BIMsight from sub-discipline models ...

ArchiStair 2 Newel Cap

So I'm using the ArchiStair 2 add-on to design my staircase and balustrades, but I don't know how to put newel caps on my newel posts, this wasn't explained in the user manual either. Anyone familiar with this? It's interesting that there's a whole b...

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Revit Library Part Converter

Greetings, I have not seen this topic and apologize if it has already been discussed. Is there any converter available to allow conversions of the over abundance of Revit library parts provided by manufacturers? Thanks, Scott

creating a vector file of a rendered image

I have created an image in Archicad 17 that I want to use for a logo. It is a simple gable end that I rendered with the sketch engine. Why am I limited in the files I can save as? I am told that I need to save it as an EPS, SVG or DWG in order to con...

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recommended dwg export settings?

Is there any link you can advise me how to export pln file to .dwg without loosing any informations? In first case i need to save original fonts. In translation settings I make two text styles because I'm using only two fonts. But in AutoCAD it recog...

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Sequence of a Composite's Skins on a Schedule

I'm trying to set up element schedules for each typical wall assembly in a project. Each assembly uses a different composite, so it's easy to set the schedule fields to display the desired composite (see 1st screenshot), and to get the skins of that ...

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Restoring old cache files

After losing some data/work I have been racking my head as to how to get the work back. In my search I found 2 files (0E785483-97A1-4631-8B4E-6FE775480350.cache and 0E785483-97A1-4631-8B4E-6FE775480350.cache.restore). Both of these files have the sam...

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Construction simulation OSX

Hi all, I am a new Archicad user and i am currently making a research on Architecture Visualization, as i am a student of Architecture... So i am trying to emulate a small construction process of a modular house, built in concrete, wood, and brick ti...

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