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Face of wall locked / attached to gridline

HiIs there a way to lock or attach the wall, e.g. face of the wall, to the gridline? so when the gridline is moved, the wall will move with the gridline automatically?Thx!

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SamSw by Participant
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Cant delete dimension line

Help i cant delete this dimension, i have tried unlocking in edit and layers, also tried reserving again but it still cannot be edited or deleted, when i try to edit it just shows 'conflict with others'


3D View - How to hide doors frame lines

Hi everyone, I want to hide the lines (the orange one) of the frame of the doors in the 3D View. I've managed to hide the opening lines but not the frame lines. How can I do it? I have deactivated them in the View Model Options but it seems not to ha...


Tapered wall

Hi Just wondering if you could confirm whether Archicad 25 has the option to create a tapered wall (top edge) without having to trim it using a solid element fuction? Thanks

JRA1 by Participant
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Multi-Line text in dimensions in 26 is so inefficient now

Archicad has added additional steps to add text to dimensions which slows the dimensioning process down considerably compared to 25 and many previous versions.Is there an option to have all dimension text as Multi-line text by default to lessen the n...

Too Long by Enthusiast
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Stair modelling

Hello everyone, I'm having a bit of trouble modelling a weird existing stair in AC26. Can anyone please tell me if it is possible to model a stair with a trapezoidal shape and if it's possible how?? Attached is an image of the stair in a 2d plan (in ...

Resolved! Random Origin Point

why does this random User Origin Point appear when i sometimes try to move another element that's nowhere near it? there are times when this random Origin Point appears hundreds of meters away. It affects the parallel constraints when i try to drag t...

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Define constant leader line length for label tool?

I'm looking to create a constant leader line length across my labels. When I activate the label tool, the leader length (the length between the note and angled arm with an arrow, typically controlled with a control node), defaults to a rather large l...

Teamwork "Layout" File Takes Forever to Update Layouts

Hi All, I would appreciate your wisdom on this subject:Our office is working on a new school project that consists of 6 buildings. Each building is modelled in an individual .pln file that is accessed through BIMcloud as a Service. All layouts are li...

BenATA by Booster
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