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Using the Development Kit with Visual Studio 2022

Hi everyone, In the last couple of weeks we got several questions regarding Visual Studio 2022 and the API DevKit. If you try to use VS 2022 to build your AddOns, you have to keep in mind a few things. First, Archicad 25 and Archicad 26 is built with...

GSErrCode ACAPI_Goodies ( APIAny_RunGDLParScript

Hi - I am trying to issue the following command from my C++ plugin: GSErrCode ACAPI_Goodies ( APIAny_RunGDLParScriptID, API_Elem_Head* elemHead, UInt32 mask ); My element is an Object, so the code is: BNZeroMemory(&tElem2, sizeof(tElem2)); tElem2.hea...

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Wall Building Material Questions

Hey. I was exploring materials for walls, and found the short buildingMaterial. However I failed to find any type of documentation regarding what value corresponds to what material, for example, 45 -> Glass. I made a .txt containing all the materials...

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Import data

I would like to import external data into Archicad therefore operate with them using imported data/parameters ... I believe it could be possible with XML. But exactly how ? couldn't find example...

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How to get list Curtain Wall nodes?

Hello everyone, How can I obtain a list of nodes/neig for a Curtain Wall elem? My goal is to create a dimension using API. Column/wall elems are easy enough, since Neig IDs and inIndexes are already given in the documentation. The problem for me righ...

Unable to change parameter "B"

CHCopyC ("B",chgParam.name); chgParam.realValue = Value; err = ACAPI_Goodies (APIAny_ChangeAParameterID, &chgParam, NULL); I change parameter "B" value and after using function: err = ACAPI_LibPart_GetParams (LibIndex, &aa, &bb, &addParNum, &getParam...

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