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Wall Calculations from Archicad

Anonymous
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Dear Archicad user

i am working with wall calculations i want area of wall but i am so confused because when i take report from sql query its shows area calculations Length x Thickness. But actually Length x Hight know.

Please any one can guide me which i have to take for my wall calculation ?

regards
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Laszlo Nagy
Community Admin
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Area in Archicad terminology means the area a Wall occupies in Top View. So the program reports the right value.
What you probably need is Surface A and Surface B or something like that. Those will return the side surface areas of the Wall.
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Anonymous
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Can't you use the numbers reported by
'Surround. Wall Surface'

For a description see:
http://www.archicadwiki.com/ListingParameters

However, I noticed some strange behaviour using this.
See my post: 'Surround. Wall Surface wrong?'
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