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Zoom with dial of xp pen

In archicad version 25 (5010), 27 (1000 & 2000) I can zoom with the dial of my tablet, it is more practical for me to do it that way, but in version 26 (5002) the zoom does not work with the dial of the tablet, I reinstalled current drivers and went ...

Grover by Contributor
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Connecting walls / window opening

Hi, can someone help me with this please? I made an example to "illustrate" the problem. If you look at the screenshot, there's wall 1 and wall 2. Wall 2 is hosting a window - an opening for the window is cut automatically. Now, if I move the window ...

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13senpai by Contributor
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Resolved! Archicad wall texture problem

Dear Community, When I try to place a window into the complex wall profile the interacted parts gets bottom part of color like these doors. It should be blue. Any advice?


Door leaf frame

I can't add frames to the panels on the folding door 26. It shows only the glass, but I wanted to add a yellow frame to each panel. Can someone help? Thanks!  

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Metal web joist length

I am a le to change the length of the beam object but not to the exact length I need. I also have a composite floor with air void I managed to get the Webjoist showing up in this void. However I see also see a lot of thi gs in the void I don't want t...

How to resize multiple lines together in archicad?

Hi! Even though I select multiple lines, and I try to resize, it only resize one. (thats the point of selecting multiple lines?) I can't find solution.:(( Please if you could help and explain like to 5 years old Thank youuu

3D View has gone blue

Hi All I Wonder if you can help, I am currently studying through archicad and all of a sudden my 3d view of the house and all materials has gone blue? Has anyone had this before? Really need help on this one!  

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Resolved! The Former layer has been deleted. Please choose another layer

Hi, every time I want to place a zone it says "The former layer has been deleted. Please choose another layer."When I turn off the annotation this problem does not appear. Is there a setting where I can choose a layer for the annotation because the z...

Problem with my wall connection

Hi everyone! (sorry for my english i'm french) I want to know why i can't modify wall like polyline like before (i remenber the last time when i use archicad 26 i modify wall like polyline, now i need to select each part aff the wall). the things i w...

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Averrell by Participant
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Helvetica Font - Text disappears when publishing to PDF

Hi,We are using macOS and ArchiCAD 24, and we have also encountered this issue in previous versions.We use the Helvetica font that comes preinstalled on macOS. When we publish to PDF, all text using this font disappears.Other users on the same teamwo...

LAL by Beginner
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