Collaboration with other software
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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Resolved! refused to connect

Hello, I have tried from different web browser to download Archicad but seems thats something its not going well. I have tried to turn off my firewall: it doesnt work." unable to connect"Can anyone help me with this matter...Best Reg...


IFC import missing geometry

Hi, Im importing an IFC file that has 2 entities: 1 is the building and the other is a machinery equipment. When I open the file with OpenIFCViewer I can see both those entities.When merging with Archicad during translation the 2 entities are recogni...

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Hyperlink from autotext and schedules

Does anyone have a hack that lets you have a hyperlink to a web address from autotext and or a schedule that does not require the actual hypertext to be visible on the published pdf?I find it incredible that this is not somehow an option.

gdford by Advisor
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Invoicing questions for a beginner

Hey there! I am just starting a freelance career, and wanted to ask how do you manage communication with clients and payments? Just through messengers and direct payments or any tools can recommend?

mk700 by Participant
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Resolved! Change Element ID from a property

I have a file which came in through a Revit hotlink. All the objects have arbitrary IDs but have a property with the Revit family name which, in most cases, would make a good ID. I thought the obvious way to sort this is export properties to excel, c...

IFC and Uniclass 2015 classification

I have been going round in circles trying to get a model with its properties exported to IFC. I have managed to add the COBie properties and populating them with data which works fine when I export and then reimport the IFC to the properties come thr...

Resolved! IFC Advice - Replace with AC tools

Hi, I got IFC model from AutoCad 3D and I have to do some changes in the model. Is there some way how can I replace or convert modell to Archicads design tools ? - For example change all toilets to all toilets from Archicad library objects ? - Or cha...

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