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Resolved! Wrong panels in "Wall default settings"?

 My "Wall default setting" looks like the the first image while the Archicad help, my tutorials, youtube videos etc. are referring to settings that look like the second image. The panels are not the same so i can not use "Override surfaces" under "Mo...

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DAB by Participant
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How should I do curbs?

Hi,I've created a curbs by using a complex profile and a custom linetype. First of all it works in 3D but the 2D is not being friendly. Basically I have a curbs section I pasted into a complex profile. I want different line types on the different sid...

AC 25 stair, floor plan display when positioned below home story

This is a building with minor floor level variations within stories. In the picture below, the same stair is shown positioned- at 0,00 relative to home story (bottom in picture) and- at -0,15 m (top), which is what I need.In the second case, when pos...

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Ignacio by Advisor
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Save as window size

Hi all, perhaps you can help me. I am working with AC24 (all updates loaded) on iMac. Using the "save as"" function, the appearing window is very large (wider as my 27" screen) and it is impossible to reduce the size.With all other applications it is...

Claudia by Participant
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AC 25 mouse issues

Hi, I recently started using AC25 on my new MBP M1 Max. I've been a user since AC17, for the last years on a Windows computer. After working about 20 minutes, something happens with the mouse. I can't pan anymore, I cannot choose between the differen...

JG by Contributor
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Resolved! X Marks

Hello Guys I need some help I will atach I screen the thing is that , How can I delete those X on the stairs and around all the section view. Any advice ?

What is the fast way to model roof trusses

Hi Everyone, now I'm learning to model roof trusses. I have created roof trusses for area 1 as shown in the below picture. In area 2, the size of trusses is getting smaller gradually, I have no idea what's the fast way to multicopy trusses. Could any...

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Composite walls wrkflow

Hellow, here is a screenshot of a composition using composite walls to achieve some real live wall behaviour in my country,On the top you can see the final result, i had duplicated and selected it to show reference lines. WHAT A MESS... i did it the ...


Does anyone know how I can model this window??  The Arched Top Window is limited to a minium height of 1m, I need something that can show height of 40cm.The half round window is too small, zero height on the sides Thanks??


Compatibility of Archicad 21 with MacOS Monterey

Hi, first time on here.... I'm a V21 user and now that I'm semi-retired really don't want to upgrade (spend my pension) to a later version. I do however wish to keep my iMac upgraded and move to the new OS Monterey. The question therefore is will V21...