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Add-On Manager - duplicate entries of same Add-On

As the title suggests, I have duplicate entries of the same Add-On, only from different locations. I suspect I understand why since one is from the default local install location and one is from my network location. It appears that once an Add-on is ...

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Resolved! Reading non default param values from GDL object

Hey everyone, i need to read some variable from a GDL object from the API. The variable is not exposed to a parameter since it is used only internally. To expose the variable to the API i created a new parameter in GDL that gets its value from the in...

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ACAPI_Element_Change

I started with the Do_Word_Edit function found in ..\Examples\Element_Test in the Element_Modify.cpp file. I am using the true part of (mode==1) of the if to "Click a word to change its content". My intent is to change selected text to upper case. Al...

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Change the location of "Use designated Add-Ons folder:"

Options > Add-On Manager... > Use designated Add-Ons folder... > Change After the initial install of ArchiCAD, this points to a location on the local hard drive. Is there a way to programmatically change this location? I thought it might be with ACAP...

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ArchiCAD 22 does not write to system.log

Hey everyone, i needed to move some addon i wrote for ArchiCAD 21 to ArchiCAD 22. However ArchiCAD 22 seemes not to get logged by the system.log ... Not even the normal ArchiCAD events likes speedtest are visible for 22. Does anyone have an idea how ...

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Resolved! Functions to help find overlapping objects

Hello guys, I have to find out if two object elements are overlapping. Are there any functions that can return something that would help me - for example object boundary position or whatever else? The only one that I found helpful so far is ACAPI_Ele...

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Resolved! Change Value of singleEnumVariant

Hi all, I'm trying to change individual properties in Archicad. This is no problem with text fields, but I fail with SingleEmu. prop is my API_Property Object and chaning value with singlevariant works flawless just by changing uniStringValue GS::Arr...

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Can’t change the size of the drawing..

Hello, I am trying to change the size of my drawing. I am accessing the element’s bounds, (element.drawing.bounds) changing it and it doesn’t work.. I can change the name or position but bounds changes nothing.. Thanks in advance

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Resolved! Unresolved external Symbol: ProfileVectorImage

Hi Guys, I am currently working on the Archicad development and have taken the "Element_Test" example project as a template. With time I put some of my own functions on it and experimented with it. Now I updated the SDK to version 22 (from version 21...

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