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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...

Resolved! ACAPI_CallUndoableCommand() gets cancelled

I created a code that is inside undoable block. This code generates texts, lines, and hatch (fill) on a worksheet. I can see that those items were generated. (I use APIDo_ZoomID so that the items will be visible every time.) After generating all the ...

Resolved! project2{4}

Hello everybody!project2{4} again, sorry: Seems I cannot avoid the projected filltype overriding the cut filltype. I.e. I can't control the two fills separately, as I can the pens: methodx=3+32+512 partsi=1+2+4+8 project2{4} 4, 0, 0, 0, 0, methodx, p...

Paalanen by Booster
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GDL help: How to get rid of auto scripted(?) 3D hotspot?

Hi, I have a street lamp pole with foundation which I've created quick&dirty by modelling and saving as 3D...however I want to have only one 3D hotspot on top of the foundation so I added a HOTSPOT 0,0,[height of foundation] which works fine but ther...

Browsing File Path

Perhaps I am missing something but how can I get Archicad to show me file paths when I am saving, exporting, importing etc? We got multiple projects and assets and it is very inconvenient going back to the top of the directory and finding the corresp...

AlexKW by Participant
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How can I get apineig_colu[1,2,3,4].?

err = ACAPI_Element_GetElemList(API_ColumnID, &lineGuids, APIFilt_OnActFloor); for (const API_Guid& guid : lineGuids) { GSErrCode err = ACAPI_Element_GetHotspots(guid, &hotspots); short ind; for (ind = 0; ind < (short)hotspots.GetSize(); ind++) { API...


Link in gdl script

Hello) Maybe you know how I can automatically insert a value into a script parameter from an Excel or txt file. For example, I have an area parameter in the script, and I need this value to be taken automatically from an Excel or txt file.Is there an...

Python Type of objects access

Can you please confirm if Python gives access only to 3d Archicad entities?We wanted to use it to work with texts, tags, lines and fills but we believe those are not available through Python.Is this true? Will those entities become available through ...