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About model and data exchange with 3rd party solutions: Revit, Solibri, dRofus, Bluebeam, structural analysis solutions, and IFC, BCF and DXF/DWG-based exchange, etc.

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DWG export for Dummies

I'm trying to send a DWG to an engineer and we're both pretty dumb. He says the DWG I'm sending him is blank. What's the most bullet-proof no frills no nonsense method for translating to DWG for AutoCAD? What are the most common mistakes dummies like...


Anyone know how to get the fill to show in the roof surfacer? I have been learning how to use the tool, and only once can I get the fill to show. The surface with the fill showing has all the same settings as the ones that don't. I can't figure out h...

TGreer by Participant
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I need the Lineal Feet of Fascia

I'm building schedules for some materials as a 'back check' on subcontractor invoicing. I need to be able to provide lineal feet of fascia. But I can't figure out how to get ArchiCAD to give me the eve and gable lengths. I see the Roof Schedule optio...

Schedule will not export

Hi, Im trying to export a schedule but when I click on the export button nothing happens. All the other schedules will export except this one. Does anyone one know why this could be happening?? thanks

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Morph Top Surface Area ?

Is it possible to schedule the top surface area of a morph ? I don't think so. I am trying to schedule some driveway slabs for surface area and volume. Roofs work fine for most of it, however, if the surface has compound slopes it has to be modeled a...

ArchiCAD 19 and point clouds

Hi everyone, As you're probably all aware, ArchiCAD 19 has the added new feature of importing point clouds. This is a quick perspective from someone who works primarily with point clouds extensively. Revit can import point clouds once they're convert...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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IDmanager, what am I doing Wrong ?

Hi, on AC12, I selected only some windows but IDs got affected event to those non selected ? I want to affect the same ID to "some" windows with the same type ( with lenght) Here is a step by step of what I've done ? 1- go to the 3d window 2-select a...

TMA_80 by Booster
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