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Data values from custom zone properties don't show on schedules after upgrade AC file version

Hello, I created some properties and values for zones that were created in AC22 and the data and values worked perfectly on schedules. After updating the file from AC22 to AC23 the properties continue to appear in the property manager and in the zone...

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Include Calculations

So, first: Thank you all for the help you have unwittingly given me over the years (since I taught myself how to use AC 6!). I have never needed to ask an open question before because I am never the only one with a problem. Now to the question: I hav...

Properties Missing

In the expression tab there are several listing parameters of the skylight element that are missing. On the contrary the parameters are availalble for schedules. I upload a photo because the menu is closing when I try to use the snipping tool from wi...

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Resolved! IFC geometry exchange with structural engineer

Hi ! i modeled this small system to start with IFC, i'm not that experienced using it the upper beam is a complex profile : the core, concrete, the skin : Finish, it's modeled like that for technical reasons, i want to export the structural elements ...

IfcBuildingElementPartType Name

Hello, Is it possible to change the name of the IfcBuildingElementPartType to those Composite sublayers after export IFC using the "Split into parts" option? I have tried to apply the Rule in the Property Mapping but it doesn't change the name, and i...


Hello, I wonder why the class IfcSpatialZone appears in the IFC Schema when setting up the Property Mapping in IFC Translator, if you cannot generate any geometry and map it to that class using the Type Mapping setting. http://standards.buildingsmart...

ifc model larger than initial after export

Hello community, I have an ifc model which has the size of ~160mb. After removing some unnecessary elements and exporting, the file size went close to ~300mb. Why did that happen since i expected it to be less than the initial size. Attaching a scree...

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