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Queen-Ann cornice

I am quite new to Archicad and looking for tutorials/tip or good cornice builder add-ons. Looking for frieze/crown eaves, gutters and standing seam metal returns.. Looks complicated to use as a library item, once built.. Thank You..

Anonymous by Not applicable
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8.1 Windows

The 8.1 Window objects are quite different from the 7.03 window objects. I looked in the User Guide for information on all the many input options. Where can I find information on the new windows?

Anonymous by Not applicable
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"Classic" 81 Doors & Windows

Why is there a Windows 81 and a Windows Classic 81 Library (Doors 81 & Doors Classic 81) folder within the 81 Library? Why would I want Classic 81? And how does AC 8.1, only a few months old already have "Classic" objects?

Anonymous by Not applicable
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ArchiCAD Scratch files

When I save an AC 8.1 file sometimes the save process does'nt works and I obtain an ArchiCAD Scratch. Usually I need to re-save (one or two or three times). The last poltergeist was: Saving As a file with another name (in another place) and modifying...

GDL light definition

I am trying to make light library part that could understand wattage/type of lamp/lumens definition (as we know them from lightning catalogues) by "twisting" Archicad standard parameters to particular rendering engine param's such as Archicad interna...

Rob by Graphisoft
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Stretching openings with Marquee?

I'm trying to stretch a number of elements in order to make a room larger. The front wall of that room has a number of doors and windows in it. That same wall extends for several rooms in each direction. For some reason, which I stretch the wall usin...

TomWaltz by Newcomer
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creating a road matching site mesh contours

I have created a small mesh approx 3 ac (US), for an existing site for a building renovation. I have contoured it, and have the outline for a road that is on site, but can not figure out a simple way to create the road. I want it to follow the contou...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Edit part of mesh

How do I change texture at only a part of the mesh, Ctrl+F doesnt seem to work on mesh? What if I create a Big picture that will cover the mesh entirely and "paint" all those small details like leavs, dirt etc. in Photoshop. /Johan

eldhead by Newcomer
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Enlarged Floor Plan ?

The project I am working on is 126' long which is to long to fit on my layout at 1/4" scale. Thats fine I import my floor plan in 1/8" scale, But if I use the detail tool to create an enlarged floor plan AC will not allow me to place a detail marker ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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