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DevKit Installer features

Hi All, I'm just about to rewrite the API DevKit Installer. I'd be interested in how many of you have ever used the a) repair functionality b) modify functionality of the current installer. (You know, if you start the uninstaller it starts with a pag...

APIDb_GetCurrentDatabaseID problem/bug?

Hello, I cannot find out which section database I am using on the open notification. I get this problem in both ArchiCAD 9 and ArchiCAD 7. To replicate this problem I have a simple test. dbUnid and dbIndex are both set from a section that is in the d...

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using Polygon2DData-methods with a Hatch?

Hi I want to use the geometrical methods of Polygon2DData to manipulate elements of type "API_HatchType". Are there methods to sync the polygon-data of the Hatch (stored in API_Element.hatch.poly and API_ElementMemo) with the data of a Polygon2DData-...

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changing visible-state of a layer (before addon quits)

Hi I try to make a layer invisible from the modal dialog of my addon. Problem: The layer does not becomee invisible before the dialog is closed. I think this are the relevant lines of my code: mAcAttribute.layer.head.flags = APILay_Hidden; GSErrCode ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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how do i create mesh hole?

i know how to create hole in slab or roof.. but mesh is impossible.. why? is there a any solution or method to create mesh hole with API. thanks i'm developing archicad 9... next line is sample code.. static void Do_Poly_NewHole (void) { ACAPI_OpenUn...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Will Graphisoft switch to XCode when CW is discontinued?

http://lists.apple.com/archives/Carbon-dev/2005/Jul/msg00981.html Any thoughts? I'm mostly a PC guy (though typing on my PB right now), but I was kinda interested in porting my Radiance exporter to OSX, but I only have XCode. Could be a solution for ...

stefan by Booster
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Archicad ODBC: Get coordinates?

I use Archicad ODBC Driver to access Archicad Plan file. I need to get object coordinates. For example, coordinates of walls (wall polygon). Can I get this parameters? Thanks!

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** Operator

I see the operator ** all over the API, and for the first time, actually need to deal with it. I'm familiar with pointers and memory references, and I am finding I cannot search for "C++ **" on Google.... Can anyone tell me what that means?

TomWaltz by Newcomer
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Info of selected items

A lot of the API examples show how to get/assign parameters of clicked elements. Does anyone have any tips on getting the API_ElemTypeID typeID, and changing parameters on SELECTED elements? I'm struggling with which myriad of "change/get/set" functi...

TomWaltz by Newcomer
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What is meant by "neig"?

Hi My english dictonary has not got an entry for "neig". Could someone explain what is meant? This word often occurs in the API documentation... e.g.: " API_Neig Describes a neig point of an element. typedef struct { API_NeigID neigID; long index; sh...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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