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Importing from cinema 4d to archicad

Hi. I have looked all over google for the answere, but all I can find is how to export from archicad into C4D. Not the other way. Somebody who know how to do this? I have tried to export as a DXF file. But that is just a 2d file with lines in archica...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Procedure to Import 3D Objects

I'm feeling very dense today. Can anybody give me a quick lesson about how to import a 3d object, such as a manufacturer's object into ArchiCad? All I have been able to do is to bring in the object in 2D and then draw lines over it in a worksheet. Th...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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The new Cigraph e-store

The Cigraph Web page for our plug-ins dongle loading/updating and the whole Cigraph e-store will be under maintenance/closed on next March 26 2009. The new e-store will be again on line on March 27 2009. Thanks for your patience and understanding. Fr...

Cinema4D Exchange : spline loses points

I don't succeed in roundtripping a spline, created within Cinema4D. I create a new object in C4D. There I insert a spline (Bézier or B-spline) and some 3D geometry (otherwise, I have nothing to select in the ArchiCAD 3D Window). When this is sent bac...

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MEP Modeller

There is no general heading for this so I have stuck it in the general archicad forum. Moderators move it to wherever you like. I have now been using MEP Modeller quite intensively (non-production work) to try to get it to work as an overall 3D model...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Converting an AutoCAD file for use in ArchiCAD 10

I would like to know the best/easiest way to open an AutoCad file in ArchiCad 10. I would like to be able to open it up in 3D built format without having to re-enter construction data, so that I can then add to it/change it to suit my design.

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multiple layouts in one DWG - can it be done?

After 3 long years we have finally finished a project in Archicad 9. We had set up DWG templates in which the entire structure was split up in multiple DIN A0 layouts (21 to be exact) and published simply to one file. In Archicad 10 I have realized t...

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Would like to hear from Vectorworks/ArchiCAD users

Hi, I'm really interested to hear from ArchiCAD users who have also used Vectorworks. What are the things that frustrate you about ArchiCAD, having used Vectorworks, and vice versa. I'd also be very interested to hear from anybody working in an offic...

ArchiForma - problem

I've started learning ArchiForma. It's a fantastic tool. But I have a few problems. One of them is related to the Bend Extrusion - tool. Whatever material I choose, it's drawn as a black object in 3d. Another problem is that Visualization do not func...

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MEP: Stand Alone Key or AC License-WIBU based?

Karl based on your earlier comment, do you know if a stand alone MEP license is possible? Our reseller is sure it cannot and needs to be tied to a particular AC-WIBU key. There is limited access through Teamworks but not the full use from multiple wo...