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Setup of standard designs with multiple options

Hi all, i'm after some thoughts & advice on a smart way to setup a stand plan with different facade & inclusion options. Our plan range has approx. 33 designs with 8 facades & two inclusion levels which equals 528 plans setup. I'm not too keen on tha...

tomyg by Booster
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Resolved! Magicwanding a closed polygon to morph lines?

Is there any way of magicwanding a closed polygon into morph lines (I think not), or exploding the morph surface into its morph perimeter lines/polygon, or somehow obtaining the morph linear segments/outline only? I am manually tracing stuff when I n...

Ignacio by Advisor
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Railing Not Breaking between stories

My building is three stories. The stairs will show properly with breaks. The railing on the first level (between first and second) will break properly. But the railing on the second will not break. I have even copied the railing below that does break...

Resolved! Not pasting after copy [Teamwork]

Hello, I have Archicad 26 since November and now, after coming from holidays, this issue came out. When I copy some element, even a simple slab, after pasting in another floor, it shows "The clipboard is empty, use cut or copy!" After pasting multipl...

Cannot stretch height of a zone

I am trying to change height of a zone in 3D by grabbing a top node/ vertex and choosing Stretch Height tool from pet palette. I can see the zone outline being stretched as I move my cursor, but when I click to confirm change, the change doesn't actu...

Mike96 by Enthusiast
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Walls, Beams not joining issue

Hi, I am having a problem with this file.Someone was working with this file and it was handed down to me. So, I don't think this is a general problem that affects the whole program. In this file, all the walls and beams are not connecting to each oth...

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poore by Participant
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