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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...

Python for changing language

Hi everybodyI have the following use-case:In some stages of the project we're working in a french version of Archicad, later we switch to the german version and now we've a lot to change and translate. So maybe there are already some interesting scri...

bimdo by Booster
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Get coord3D Neig of Column by C++

I want to get Coord Neig of column.This is my code but I cannot get it: API_Neig neig2;BNZeroMemory(&neig2, sizeof(API_Neig));neig2.guid = column.header.guid;neig2.neigID = APINeig_Colu;neig2.inIndex = 2;API_Coord3D point2;ACAPI_Goodies(APIAny_NeigTo...

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Labels with a data base

Dear communityHow do you put the labels on your details, are you drawing the details in 2D with the detail-marker? For example you've this wall:15mm plaster200mm XPS175mm brick10mm plasterHow do you put this information on your plan, because in a det...

bimdo by Booster
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Resolved! Where can i see output from the GDL "PRINT" statement?

Hello,According to this page: https://gdl.Graphisoft.com/reference-guide/output-in-an-alert-box-or-report-window When you call PRINT "some text" the output should be seen in a dialog box or the report window: Writes all of its arguments in a dialog b...

Resolved! MVO Object Interface - can't place text outside bounds

Hi, I'm creating a custom MVO object to control a series of other objects. The online guidance suggests we can specify larger UI areas for Model View Options - 600 px wide and any height My IN_FIELD elements display fine, but any text (UI_OUTFIELD) e...

Archicad API import IFC

Hello, I would like to know if it's possible to import an IFC file of a specific object (coming from a web server for exemple) inside an Archicad Model with Archicad API development kit? Thanks. Best regards.

Project export

Hi all, I'm doing a lot of file auditing and was wondering if there was a way to export the entire project to a format that can be queried externally? Similar to how attributes can be exported to .xml. My pain points are mainly items that can't be sc...

DavorP by Enthusiast
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Resolved! GLD scripts for Ellipse and curved line

Hello All, Pretty new here to GDL scripting and could use some help with ellipses and irregular curved lines. I have been creating/editing objects for my firm for the last two years, and consistently get hung up on these curves. I believe I understan...

Resolved! Add pre-set sizes to window library part

I am new to customizing library parts in Archicad. I'm currently working in Archicad 22. In my company template, I'd like to have windows with pre-set sizes that correspond with the window manufacturer that we use. For example, I'd like to pre-load t...

EH21 by Booster
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