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Component Level Design Workflows - Conversation & feedback

Hi All, Now in Archicad, most design and data are handled at the element level - assigning properties, using Graphic Overrides or setting renovation status are a few examples.To express design intent and extract data at a more detailed level, the com...

James B by Graphisoft
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Module Update Crashing ArchiCAD (Mac OSX)

I am using ArchiCAD 8v3 (aus) on Mac OS 10.2.7. When I place a pln as a module on another file there is no problem. It's when I update the module ArchiCAD crashes right at the last moment.I tracked this problem down to the corner windows in the modul...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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8.1 Web Publishing tip

Publishing a project from a Mac (OS X) AC 8 to the internet is a problem. There is a known bug (The problem is with the code that is responsible for the communication with the FTP server, and the exact problem is that the upload is done in ASCII mode...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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San Diego Firestorm 2003

As far as I know: Fire started when a Hunter lit a signal fire so that his buddies could find him. This was in the back woods area of Ramona, from there the Santa Ana (50 MPH winds + ) pushed the fire all across the back country into various resident...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Intersection Groups

My Intersection Group setting in the layer dialog will not save. When I reopen ArchiCAD all the layers are reset to Intersection group "1". I have installed build 6392 which I read was supposted to fix the problem but still no luck. Any ideas? Thank ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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WIBU Drivers

For those on OSX, there is a new version of the WIBU key to try out - 4.0.0a available at WIBU's site. I'm using it on 10.3 client connected to a 10.2.8 server still running the 3.3.1 version of the WIBU key. All seems to be fine.

Anonymous by Not applicable
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[hint] PM 3.1 - Numbering Drawings with the NCS standard

Thought I would post this rather obvious hint, but it may be useful to others. The default way that the new Plotmaker auto-numbers drawings is similar to how it does sheets - the order the drawings are placed in the list as seen in the Navigator dete...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Elevator library part

I'm a newbie to AC from Vectorworks. I was wondering how to create or use the elevator part so that its door breaks my wall like other window and doors. I don't want to use the wall option. By the way great job on the forum . I did not join architalk...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Etiquette

Dear Talkers, PLEASE follow the Etiquette: - use the username known from the old Talk or your real name - put your location in the Profile; in the case of US locations, please put also US at the end - if you want to change your username, contact the ...

Djordje by Mentor
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Roof Surfacer AC 7

When I anoint the roof on both sides of a ridge with the standing seam--AC 7 Library_Add on Library_Roof accessory_roof_surfacer, I'm unable to convince the patterns to line up, i.e. "mirror". Is there a fix-it that anyone has discovered? Thanks, Wal...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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