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Python, IFC-Import, Clean File

Hi guys,is there already an example-script for search & activate with python? We hotlink an IFC from the MEP-engeneer and don't want import all the surfaces. I've seen that there are some settings for converting the building materials in the IFC tran...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Memo coordinates?

Hello,I am about to call function below for a wall element and I am looking for "memo.coords" values. ACAPI_Element_GetMemo(elem->header.guid, &memo, APIMemoMask_Polygon | APIMemoMask_EdgeTrims); In some cases the *memo.coords contains the local coor...

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Resolved! DICT type in Assoclp_parvalue request - not work

Is any way to read dict-parameter from placed GDL object via REQUEST "ASSOCLP_PARVALUE"? Reference guide said that "LIBRARYGLOBAL requests cannot return dictionary type values", but there is no other limit to use DICT in REQUEST.

kuvbur by Booster
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GUID of Properties

Hello everyone,how do I get the GUID of AC built-in properties like element ID, Room number, etc..? when I export a list to excel I only get the GUID of custom properties, but not the built-in properties.The aim of the question is when I know the GUI...

Ady84a by Booster
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Resolved! Clip Polyline behaviour in multiple cuts

Hi GSI found that the GDL ClipPolyline operation returns the right amount of cut polylines, but they are all the same ones. Have I missed something or is it a bug? I certainly wish this operation returned all cut polylines.-You can move the polyline ...

Python Feasibility to automate shadow studies?

I'm not asking anyone to help me script this, but as a total noob to Python, I'd like to know if it could be used to do the following:Shadow Study Automation. 3D presets are a chore and Publisher doesn't support the creation of 2D Lines files which i...

Archicad scripting

Hello everyone,I used to work with Autocad for many years and now I recently switched to Archicad due to requirements from the office. I used to write a lot of autolisp programs for Autocad and now I would like to start writing scripts for Archicad, ...

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Resolved! API Devkit Example Project Build Issue

I am trying to Build the example project provided by the API Development kit. But having some issue while trying to Build the code. Besides this example project structure are different to the Archicad CMake Add-on template.Any suggestions to build ex...

Nayan by Booster
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Python plugin, what's next ?

Hello, The introduction of python scripting in ArchiCAD 24 was a revolution in the software development, but, what's next ? except of the few scripts to rename chairs, zones, what can we do with it ? how far can we go with this plugin ? any good case...