cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Collaborate forum

Forum Posts

Exporting CAD for desktop publishing

Could anyone give advice on how best to export/process CAD files for use within desktop publishing programmes, AND achieve fine print quality of the sort seen in the journals. I'm familiar (ish) with using EPS, although I use Illustrator to create an...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 6127 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

Importing Microstation 8.1 files

Our dealer tells us that Archicad will not be able to import the new Microstation 8 file format until the next version of Archicad. Aside from buying a $3-4000 program just for translations, has anyone else out there had to deal with this issue?

TomWaltz by Newcomer
  • 5374 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Exporting files

How do you export something from Archicad as a tif but with a high resolutiuon of 300 dpi? Where can you state how high you want the resolution???

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 5498 Views
  • 8 replies
  • 0 likes

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 ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 4540 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

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...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 5903 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

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...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 16769 Views
  • 21 replies
  • 0 likes

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 ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 7416 Views
  • 6 replies
  • 0 likes

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?

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 5925 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes

Start a new conversation!

Labels