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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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Unclean Wall Junctions

So I was drafting this bungalow in Archicad the other day and found that Archicad could not clean up this junction automatically. Although it seems that it tried to but it is still not how it should be. The wall is a composite and the priorities are ...

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Anonymous by Not applicable
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GLOB_CONTEXT Deprecated

The AC19 GDL guide says that GLOB_CONTEXT is "deprecated". It still works for "compatibility" reasons, but it is "recommended" that we avoid using it. Left out is any discussion of when compatibility might end or, more importantly, what to do instead...

U.S. Library needed!

I have downloaded an international version of Archicad 18 but figured out that its library does not have as much objects as the U.S. library. Can i get to download the U.S. Library from anywhere so that I can link it to my current library and use the...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Walls hight in section

Hi! I missed something or is a bug? I can not stretch the wall in section,with Arch19 I was be able to to in 18. Thanks for any suggestion

Anonymous by Not applicable
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problems with cntr/+d command

I have been a PC user since 1990 and never had this problem. Now using both version 18&19 the cntrl+d shortcut produces a dragged copy instead of drag only. has anyone had this problem and how do I correct it.

Anonymous by Not applicable
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AC19 | Surface Painter -- something is missing

I added 2 standing seam surfaces to the project via the Surface Painter (bottom 2 icons), but something is missing (top 2 icons). Can anyone tell me if this a setting or a bug? Attached is how all four surfaces appear in the same Content Panel.

Extrusion - Face/ Area

Hello there, I just switched from AutoCad and Revit to ArchiCAD, and there are quite a number of tasks I couldn't figure out how to achieve in ArchiCAD, like, Is it possible to extrude an area/ face in ArchiCad and turn it to a 3D model? Coz in Revit...

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Anonymous by Not applicable
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ArchiCAD in Canada

I will be moving to Canada as Permanent Resident in the next 6 months. I use ArchiCAD since 2001 in all BIM related jobs. What are the chances of finding jobs in Canada?

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Check for unique GLOB_ID

I have a strictly 2d library part that, in an elevation view will be placed several times. The GLOB_ID is shown as part of the object. This object could be placed 100 or more times by the user. Due to human error there is a possibility that the GLOB_...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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replacing 3d mesh lines with beams?

Hi guys.I'm using archicad for a while now but i still can't control the 3d organic chapter so i'm tryng to evolve. i just found these 2 examples online and i've been grinding my teeth for a while cause i can't find the correct workflow . nr 1. Regar...

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