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Save as IFC using API

I am developing an API to export to IFC file. I understand that I can use the function: [ACAPI_Automate(APIDo_SaveID, &fsp, &pars_ifc);] and set the file type to APIFType_IfcFile. However, I am having difficulty in selecting another translator instea...

Hoa Tu by Newcomer
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Resolved! How to add and apply an .lcf file?

Hi guys and Happy New Year Does anybody know how can I add and "Reload & Apply" an .lcf file? I looked through all API functions and did not find any. In the Library Manager I saw that the default ARCHICAD Library 22 has a corresponding file ARCHICAD...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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how to create curtainWall accessory?

void Do_CurtainWall_createAccessory(void) { API_Element element, mask; API_LibPart libPart; API_Guid guid, guid1,guid2; API_ElemTypeID typeID; GSErrCode err; BNZeroMemory(&element, sizeof(API_Element)); if (!ClickAnElem("Click a Curtain Wall to Modif...

vanxis by Participant
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Window/Door Heigth/Width change

I would like to change w/h of an existing window or set up default tool with proper w/h. I thought it will be an easy thing. But it seem more tricky thing. Mostly I was trying to change API_OpeningBaseType parameters based on Do_ChangeElem form Eleme...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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APIStory_InsAbove bug ?

This command creates a story with wrong heigh ( as height of the previous story) and changes the previous story height (as height of the command parameter). Environment_Control Example: "Add a Story" menu test command adds a new story with 3210 heigh...

Oleg by Advocate
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Resolved! ModifyHotlinkNodeID Not Working?

We're investigating ways to easily modify existing hot link source locations due to a server protocol and hostname change. I'm trying to change the source location path, and the API says the change has been made, but this isn't reflected in the Archi...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Python API Experiment is Open

The testing of the current Python API Experimental Version officially begins with 200 beta testing spots available.Python API development is still in experimental phase, we are investigating the possible solutions. We'll make our choice depending on ...

Resolved! Cannot set properties of curtain walls

Hello ARCHICAD community, For some reason I cannot successfully set properties for curtain wall elements (error code: -2130313112, "The passed parameters are inconsistent." according to http://archicadapi.graphisoft.com/documentation/error-codes) It ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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