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Can't Read PC CD with OS X

This is not AC related, but I've searched the Apple knowledge base, MacWorld forum, and this one, and can't find anyone else with this problem. I have a CD-R from a surveyor (on PC with ACad) with a project's survey in DXF format. When I first receiv...

Resolved! data transfer from calculation lists to word/excel/access

if anyone finds time consumeing transfering calculation lists from archicad to word/excel/access or to get it organized the fastest way of doing it is to copy data from list and paste to word document. then replace spacebars (press one time spacebar ...

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Triangulated 3DS models

Why imported 3ds models in AC have more polygons than they should have? I give an example: Let say I import a 3DS cube, it has 6 faces (the 4 lateral sides plus up and down sides) but in AC it comes very triagulated resulting in much more polygons in...

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ACAD LT dwgs won't open, heeeelp

I received AutoCAD LT dwg files, but they won’t open. No conversion dialogs, no questions, error messages, nothing, only blanc empty window resulting. LT files are in 2000 format, we tried also R14, the same. I tried AC 7.0, 8.1 and PM, open... and m...

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ArchiTerra 2 terrain painting

I've been a long time user of ArchiTerra, it's my favorite add on. But, I've become completely frustrated with new Paint Terrain tool. I can't get it to work at all. I'm on 8.1, I have actually been a ble to get to work in 8.0 with limitations (just ...

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Estimate in AC?

If I create a composite wall of concrete and gyp. bd. with steel channels, does AC read that information to make an estimate? It is dependable? It is truth that Primavera Expedition can take out that kind of information?

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Converting to DXF and Proxy Objects

I am exporting each floor drawing to dxf to work with another program (reinforced concrete calcultations) The problem is that when i open that file in autocad is say its has proxy objects.. I see it alright in autocad 2000 but unfortunately the progr...

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ArchiCAD and SQL

hi, i'm trying to use sql for making queries to the database, but i can't quite figure out what sql-statements it understands and which ones i doesn't. does anybody have a clue or is i documentet somewhere? regards, vannassen

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File conversion and use problems - help

Hi, I'm new to the forum. I'm a student and have been using Archicad for about a year and a half. I'm using a late model Mac running OS X 10.3. I used to run (and still have loaded) AC 7.0, but I'm now using AC 8.0. Both are student versions. Here's ...

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