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2D Drawing Hardware Acceleration Disabled on 12Gen intel laptop


I recently upgraded from the rig in my sig to a Dell G15 5520 Laptop, which is very highly spec'd, but the 2D Drawing Hardware Acceleration is greyed out / disabled.


In the NVIDIA settings 



i set the NVIDIA card (RTX 3060) to be the preferred card laptop wide




and set Archicad.exe and Archicad Starter.exe to 'high performance' 




to no avail.





Wondering if it's been automatically disabled for some reason?



This laptop is currently on windows home with 16GB DDR5 and an i7 12700H with 512 nVME.

AC26 5002 NZE FULL, i7 4770k @ 4.4Ghz, GTX 1080Ti 11Gb, 16GB

Dell G15 Laptop: i7-12700h, RTX 3060, 16GB DDR5
Thunderbolt 4 to 2 screens, HDMI to a 3rd screen. Laptop lid remains closed.

3dconnexion mouse and keyboard


This is by default. Accelaration is enabled.




From help guide:

2D Hardware Acceleration Level

This option is enabled and cannot be turned off (technology serving this is obsolete and will be eliminated in upcoming versions)

Botonis Botonakis

Civil Engineer, Enviromental Design MSc., BIM Manager for BS ArhitectsVR

Company or personal website

Archicad 25-26. Windows 11. Intel Xeon 2699x2,64 GB RAM, Nvidia 3080Ti. 2 Monitors.

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