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Schedule Wall Transparency as Percentage

HelloI'm trying to schedule wall transparency as a percentage.I have doors, windows, and openings and want to divide the sum of those by the gross wall area. I created a Transparency property that works, however, I can't get the schedule to display c...

Any way to add custom properties to Building Story?

I encounter cases that I need to assign custom classifications to building storeys, but in Archicad, building storeys are not elements that can be edited like other building elements.Is there any way to add custom classifications (and properties too)...

Linking windows to zone or zone category

In the project that i am working on i created a few zone's. These zone's are surrounded by walls that have window and doors in them. Is there any possibility to link the different windows and wall to the specific zone or zone category ? for example: ...

Templates

I am looking for any and all timber frame or Pavilion/gazebo templates. All insights are greatly appreciated.

Resolved! Option set

Is it possible to add a value of a expression to a option set? for example: In my expression i multiplied 2 number with each other (3,6 x 10 = 36). In my option set i have the values of 10-20-30-40-50-60-70-80-90-100. I want to have the value of 36 i...

Intersection Group Numbers for Custom Layer Set

This drives me crazy for cad management. What happens is i have the intersection group numbers set correctly for all the layer sets. If you shut off 1 or more layers then it's a custom layer set, sure fine, I get that. Problem: The custom layer set j...

Resolved! Collating identical doors and windows in schedules

I am struggling to get doors and windows that are identical in every way but for their ID to be collated in schedules. IDs still need to be displayed, and in fact listed for each collated door or window type. I have tried ticking the 'Merge Items' bo...

Resolved! I am trying to change the layer of the entire label.

Even if you select the label, wall, etc. first, select all of them with ctrl_a, and try to change the layer, all of them do not change at once.Do I have to select and change it with Ctrl+F? Looking at it from the beginning, I'm not good at bookmarkin...

scheduling complex profiles

Good morning, I would like to create an element schedule to help me calculate the amount of profiles in a structure without having to export the table and rework it with excel. Is it possible to organize the table to have the partial summations of th...

L-Sacco by Participant
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Finish Schedule

Working on a room schedule for a project. Currently trying to get the wall finishes into the schedule. I have under properties - Zones - North wall finishes set but when I add that field to the schedule all they show up as is ---. I have it set on al...

Fristadm by Participant
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How to link ifccostitem to an archicad object

The IFC Schema has a class named ifccostitem. You can assign a building cost to an ifc construction object like an ifcwall, ifcslab or even an ifcbuilding. I'd like to know if it's possible to create a property to assign a cost to an object and link ...

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Resolved! Workflow to share BIMx model to client's iPad.

It's not clear to me how to get a BIMx model into my client's iPad BIMx app. The model is password protected. Presumably I would share via model transfer. How does this work? Or where is the documentation? Does my client have their own login credenti...

What is the priority of Custom text1?

To prioritize in the schedule, put Custom text1 at the top and come out in the order of 1, 11, 2, 3, etc. What should I do?Should I only do A, B, C, D? The results of my testingI think it's 1-9, a-zCan't you do it with 11, 12, 13, etc.?

Resolved! Schedule Values Not Editable

I'm trying to edit values in a light fixture schedule. The light fixtures are all visible in plan. I thought that was the requirement to make them editable, but there is apparently some other criteria. What else do I have to set? Thanks!

svpribyl by Contributor
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What is ZONE NAME used for?

Linking openings to zone | GRAPHISOFT GDL Center It is called ZONE NAME here.No matter what, it doesn't appear.No value either. where will you use it?After looking for a while, I tried everything called ZONE.It seems to be a Related Zone Name, is tha...

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nothing appears in From zone, To zone.

I usually turn off the zone layer.So nothing appears in From zone, To zone.So I made one more floor plan and made a floor plan with the zone layer turned on, and it reappears. I would like to know the exact method. What should I do?

Resolved! How do I order the schedule?

After the WD, the PWD should come, but this is because the ELEMENT ID is at the top and takes precedence. Kind comes first, like FSD WD PWD (PWD WD), and ELEMENT ID comes second.

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Matching schedule ID and Name with Zone ID and Name

Good morning everyone, My team and I are working on a rather large scale project and we've begun preparing Room Data Sheets for each room. Here's how we've been doing so:. One zone per room;. One schedule per zone;. One A4 Layout generated for each s...

Resolved! Curtain wall schedule NOT showing right dimensions.

The curtain wall (CW-2) is 9'-7 7/8" as shown on the plan, but when we annotate the plan view shown in the schedule, we get a different dimension (12'-2"). How to make the dimensions consistent? (See attached screenshots).

Gisele by Enthusiast
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Cardinal directions

Hello again, long time no see. Thanks to all your advices and insight I've been working more effectively lately.Now I'm figuring out how to get the AREA of a certain facade i.e. facing south.Drawing fill doesn't always work, cause sometimes there are...

Resolved! Bring back "merge uniform items" in schedules

Up until Archicad 23 or 24 there was a box you could tick in schedules that said "merge Uniform items". It has now been replaced with the "merge items" box. This is really annoying because it merges all items that have the same data in the first row ...

Resolved! Alt + F2 Issue

Hi Community, I have an issue with using Alt + F2 to hide or unhide reference drawings. My computer pops up "a supported game is required for this feature archicad". What can I do with this situation? I am using Legion 5i pro 2022 series laptop.

LuGine by Contributor
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Resolved! Editing identical floors and Displaying large 2D files

Hello, I am currently building a building with multiple identical floors. How can I edit one representative floor and have the other identical floors automatically update as well? (copy instance?) Right now, I am doing something quite foolish by dupl...

Resolved! Coordination/ hotlinking / large and slow file

I'm wondering what the best practice is for coordinating with consultants. In two large projects, I'm hotlinking IFC directly. This works fine in many ways, but the architect file has become large and slow, and I suspect that one of the causes is man...

kb72 by Contributor
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Property Bug - HELP!

Several projects, and quite a few firms I coordinate with and offer support to, have been reporting issues with properties; particularly in schedules. Properties both as schedule fields, AND schedule criteria, will periodically and without any logica...

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Resolved! Window Type legend Schedule

Attached are the window types that I need to include in the window legend.What should I have in the scheme settings criteria? I tried three different ways, in vain:1) library part name is Window 2) Element type is Window3) ArchiCAD Classification 20 ...

Gisele by Enthusiast
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Resolved! DOOR LEGEND - GRAPHICS

Attached is a screenshot of the door legend.How to make doors D2 and D3 show as line work (without solid hatch) in the door legend without changing the doors' assigned material? 

Gisele by Enthusiast
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Edit Selection Set character cap

A little heads up to everyone who works with information management in models: If you are writing long strings in to objects be aware that the maximum length of the string depends on wich dialog you use! If you go into the "Settings Dialog" you can w...

Scheduling Tapered Size Beam

A tapered sized complex profiled beam is not giving any component results concerning projected area, even if the listing area option is set at profile settings. Volume seems to be calculated correctly. Is this really the case....???? or am I doing so...

Botonis by Advocate
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Zone fill colors not showing on some stories

This is so frustrating... Not sure why 2 out of 24 stories just not showing the zone fill colors. The zone categories are showing but not the fill color on the floor plan. They are copy from the rest of the stories and in same layers. Help please ...

Llian by Advocate
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Angular Unit Issue

Hello, I am a student working on designing a site plan using the Standard New Zealand Energy (NZE) framework. Our assignment requires us to use "Degrees, Minutes, Seconds" as our Angular Unit. I am aware of the procedure to change the Angular Unit by...

Dylly by Participant
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Resolved! Change ID's incorrect

hey all, I have used the change tool to place some new linked change markers. in the views they are correct, but once printed to PDF the change ID's change. see pics attached. the id of each change is correct in the change manager, they are linked to...

Schedule object . RoofMaker object

Help Eaves Purlin RM 26, Purlin RM 26, In the 2d projection, the dimension is not correct. It shows 0.5 of the actual value. Purlin 26, It shows exactly What's the problem. I work in AC 26

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Resolved! Zone shedule - sorting with zone categories

Hi, everyone!I been using on and off ArchiCAD for 10+ years, last few years used Revit, but now when coming back to ArchiCAD (now 25 version), I found that my old way of sorting zone shedule doesnt work fully anymore (last time on AC17 it worked fine...

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Resolved! Layer sorting by "Name" in AC 26

Hi there. it seems the sorting of Layer Names in AC 26 is a little different than in previous versions (besides handling attributes in folders etc.) The way AC sorts layers, seems to have changed.Previously you could use multiple digits, to create "s...

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Managing transmittals in large projects

Hi! How are people managing the book settings and transmittals in larger projects where drawings are being issued in stages? I am currently working on a big project (teamwork file) with other architects and we are all issuing drawings for different s...

Sabrina by Booster
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Zone Stamp - Changing scale sensitivity to 1:20

Hi, I would like to change the scale of my zone stamps to 1:20 for more detailed drawings. As I have read in other relevant posts, the zone tool is a GDL object residing in the ArchiCAD library and the scale sensitivity of the zone stamp is coded at ...

Connection beetwen 2 columns

In 3D columns (same material) get connected and there is no line in between. Is there a way to remove line that breaks connection in plans? (other than creating unique complex profile for column)?

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Virtuoz by Participant
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Resolved! Schedule - wall and other types

Hello, I am making a wall schedule and was wondering if it's possible to have the ID / wall type ID linked automatically in the schedule without using the parent/ element id? Somewhat like revit, where we can use types as the reference, reducing the ...

Occupancy Calculation

I have a custom property that is doing an Occupancy Calculation... Dividing the space area by the Occupancy Load Factor. In a schedule the result of the calculation has SqFt units - What is the most elegant way to remove the units?

gdford by Advisor
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Connect zone property to file / project name

Hello!I am trying to create a property for zones where it will automatically show the file name (or project) it belongs. Any help about this?It will be needed in a project where different floor plan types (.mod files) are combined in different buildi...

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Resolved! Rotate Zonestamp in Hotlink-Module

We have a master file - orientation 0° and a hotlink file that is rotated 90°. Unfortunately, the zonestamp-label is also rotated 90° in the master file. I have tried to adjust the angle of the room stamp itself, but unfortunately it is always rotate...

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Nina_B by Contributor
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Resolved! Wall schedule

Hello, I am making a wall schedule for estimation and after adding renovation status, the schedule shows other items than walls. Why is it so? Thanks Regardspb

IFC tree structure based on Classification

When I export an IFC the tree is based on floors. I want ot use the IFC for quantity surveying so I want to use my classification which is based on that. Is there any way to export the file so the tree straucture will have the elements based on the c...

Botonis by Advocate
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Schedule to split downards

Hi, For listing furniture or anything else, i set my schedule to split and to arrange the on the master layout downwards new placing, but still, when the schedule hits the edge of the page it is sent on the next A4.I would like if it is possible to b...

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qingdom by Booster
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Resolved! AC26 Pen Table Export as .txt File

Up until AC25, you could export a single pen table as a .txt file. That .txt file would have all the pen info for that particular table (number, RGB values, weight, description). I would import this into an Excel workbook to quickly reformat for bett...

Bruce by Expert
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How to draw zones for a correct IFC export and usage.

Hello everyone, I have a question regarding the height and position of the zones in the model: Should zones be drawn from finish floor to finish ceiling or should they be drawn from concrete slab to concrete slab and then subtract the finishes with a...

Gonzo666 by Contributor
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Change Entry is Locked

I have a Change entry that I created incorrectly that I would like to delete or edit the name of, but it is locked. I'm not sure exactly what happened, but I believe I selected it, clicked the red X, and then was prompted to choose whether or not to ...

Loutro by Contributor
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Zones and schedules net and gross area

Hi everyone, I would like a help with creating schedules regarding net and gross area. In my country net area is a floor area inside walls, and gross area is all building area outside wall or slab reference line. I draw a zone (red zone on the right ...

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Mass Timber Construction

Are there Archicad Localized versions out there that have been tuned for Mass Timber Construction? Attributes, Library Elements, etc. There is nothing in the USA version.

Purging Attributes

I just realized that it sometimes takes 4-5 purges in the attribute manager to get everything purged that can actually be purged. Does anyone understand why this is so? I have never read anything that said that purge may need to be repeated several t...

gdford by Advisor
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Project Info import and export options

Dear GS, I have one simple (?) wish. We work in a open BIM enabled environment and exchange data between different software. I would be very very happy if I could import some project info data from an external .xls or .xlsx source; now only a .xml da...

Miha_M by Advisor
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Zone Stamp Vertical Text Interspace

Hi all,I would like to change the space beetween text lines in the Zone stamp. I need to do that because I want to save some space on my plan (overcrowded plan).However, Archi Cad only offers values bigger or equal to zero and that is not enough. I n...

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Resolved! Save as txt from Attributes Manager

Hello, I was wondering what was the use of this Save as txt function in the Attributes Manager ? The exported .txt file is quite clear and easily modifiable in Excel and for pens or surfaces for example, I can even see the RGB values which is pretty ...

Change list mishbehaving

Revision History Simple 26 is not working as it should... the title is offset for half the height.So basic and required function object should work... as it did...

Resolved! Best way to show zones in section

What's the best way to show coloured zones (that corresponds with plan) in section?Is it a combination of section settings and graphic overrides? or is there something else we can do now?

Yvonne by Advocate
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Energy Model Review

I need help as my zones do not show the openings in the openings page in the Energy review.The attachments show the zone (I am trying to understand the Energy model review)The zone is surrounded by a fully glazed wall but it shows none of the opening...

Faster way to rename / renumber multiple zones?

HI, I have a multi-story, multi-unit residential building. I created several zones within each unit on one of the floors and then I copied those zones to each of the floors above since the layouts are identical. However, the zone numbers need to be r...

ESW by Participant
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Zones: Total area tag or label

Hello, is it possible to make a label (tag) wich displays total area of specific zones in a plan view? For example total area of zones of the same apartment? I need a single label for whole apartment. Thank you.

gudzius by Participant
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archicad/HBIM

Hello group! I would like to share a doubt I can develop some kind of map for identifying and cataloging pathologies with tools that are easy to model, as shown in the example below   This image is taken from an HBIM example from the edificius softwa...

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LM2F by Participant
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Work enviroment

Hi! When I start a new project I get the option to browse for the right template. This works and everything is right. But when I am going to choose "work enviroment" the right one does not show. There is no place to browse for it. No button to click ...

Scheduling 2D and 3D Properties

There seems to be a default shading for the 3D view of objects in a schedule.Nothing in surfaces or 3D view options styles and sunlight will get the shading lighter.With surfaces I can make the shading darker, but I can not get it lighter.Is this rea...

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gdford by Advisor
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Resolved! AC26 Zone Favourites issue

Hi there, Since AC26 Zone favourites do not transfer Zone categories, i.e. if I draw a zone with category X, and then select a zone from the favourites palette that has assigned another zone category, it will again show category X.Anyone had this iss...

Darwuhr by Enthusiast
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Zone Stamps and Zone Categories

Hello,I used to create my own zone stamp object with the default settings I needed. Fast forward to version 26, I can't change the Category without resetting the stamp (expected behavior) but I also can't apply my favorite Stamp settings without appl...

Custom Property Expression

I had an odd thing happen with an expression.It just stopped working.In the expression editor it gave no error.In the object properties is said:I opened a backup copy of the file and copied the expression and then pasted it into the project where the...

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gdford by Advisor
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Resolved! Five separate files, one site plan...?

Hi there, I'm after some advice for a current project I'm working on that covers 5 adjacent sites. Each site will have a double storey house on it that needs to be documented separately, as each site will have a separate building permit. So for each ...

Import IFC Hotlink as a single non editable object?

Hello, Is it possible to hotlink an ifc file as a non editable "object" with all the parts "merged" into one? I am sorry for not knowing the correct terms. I work on a project where different parts (HVAC, piping, ducts, cable trays, architecture, str...

How do you audit projects?

Hey everyone, Wanted to start a chat about project auditing.Is anyone doing it? What do you look for if you do and how? I have been using Power BI to analyse data and produce reports. I was using mainly csv and xml data from Archicad. Looking to pote...

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Resolved! How to unlink a project which is embedded in another?

Hello, See screenshot - I'm having trouble unlinking this project [Coul Hotel, which is a large file] from the one I'm working on [Achinchanter]. I'm trying to speed up the file I'm working on so want to clear anything I can to aid this. Thank you.

Jen M by Participant
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Resolved! DOOR SCHEDULE

I have found the Door Schedule; the problem is that it includes all Objects. Now I am trying to get this schedule set to only include Doors, any suggestions? Enclosed: Door Schedule with other objects and Scheme Settings. Archicad 6-20, Dell Inspirat...

EXPODTL by Contributor
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door schedule disappears

I spent days completing a door schedule on a complicated 4 level project and now I cannot find the schedule to publish it! Door schedule was in a previous post.. The door schedule cannot` be found in the file. It used to be found in door schedule. Do...

EXPODTL by Contributor
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Error importing surveyor data

Hello, I'm trying to 'place mesh from surveyors data' by importing the .txt file including the X Y and Z coordinates. But I keep getting an error sound [no error message]. I've read several articles and have tried formatting the .txt to delete errors...

Jen M by Participant
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Modules not honoring solid element operations

I have published a .mod model and the interior walls that have been trimmed to the roof via a solid element operation are sticking out of the roof when i open or hotlink in the module??Seriously?Is suppose to happen?

gdford by Advisor
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Resolved! Attribute Manager MISSING

Hi all,Since V26 I can't find the attribute manager. I know that an Attributes Pallette has been ADDED but its functionality is very limited.According to this article i should be able to fnd it in Options -> element attributes https://help.Graphisoft...

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Archicad 26 to lower version

Hi, Im using Archicad 26 and need to save the file in version 22. I can't seem to do that in save as, I only see an option to save in version 25. Am I missing something? Appreciate the help

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Storymatching Hotlinks

New day, new question! This is the case - I have a model, with a separat wing linked in as a hotlinked module. I deleted a story in the module, and the entire wing dropped a whole story when updated in the host file, when it was supposed to stay at t...

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Restructure Table Gap - Schedules

Hi, Whenever I "restructure table" my schedule on the layout, it leaves a big gap between rows. I am at a lost as I feel that there should be an easy fix but can't figure it out.

Linked moduls and stories

We have a main Archicad file and a hotlinked Archicad file where each story is a different modul in the main File.Each new modul has to come on a new story above. Sometimes it would be better to make a new story in betwen (to organise it better), but...

ananas by Enthusiast
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Classifications

Hi Guys recently came a problem where properties linked to classifications had caused information to be lost when unselected & how now has lead me down a rabbit hole. Can anyone send me a link to where the Archicad classification tables are please, I...

Edit Position List Archicad 25

Hi there, Is there a way to edit the items available in the drop down list for an elements "Position"? For example: Door Selection Settings > Classification and Properties > ID and Categories > Position The available options are: Exterior, Interior o...

Door schedule

Archidad 20, door schedule is not interactive. I have to go to the plan to change click door and then open that door. One door will not even change thru clicking door on plan. Now 1 door has disappeared on plan but is still in schedule. Now when I tr...

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EXPODTL by Contributor
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Resolved! classifications issue

Hii! I added a new property in Archicad so that I can add elements to "new" or "sekundar" classification.Somehow on the list some elements that are in "sekundar" classification category it shows as: "not defined".Even if I change that property to new...

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Resolved! Change element types

Hello Is it possible to change element types? I have some walls built with morph tool, but would like to show them as Wall in the lists. Thank you!

ananas by Enthusiast
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Schedule Finishings Fields Missing

Good day, As I work with schedules in Archicad 25, I tend to include fields such as Floor, Wall, Ceiling Finish Tiltle. For some unknown reason to me, in a new project I've been working on, I imported a schedule layout exported from another project b...

SReinel by Newcomer
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Resolved! Archicad schedule cells adjust to text

Is it possible to set Archicad Schedules in a way that the cells extend automaticly, so that the text is readable?I can do it manually, but the schedule is long. Thank you!

ananas by Enthusiast
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Property for doors

Properties and expressions for me are a mystery, so I was hoping someone more skilled can help me achieve what I need. So in my doors/window schedule I want to show home many left and right doors are per floor. So in the schedule it would show someth...

mija by Enthusiast
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Resolved! Move column in window schedules

Is there a way to configure what order elements are shown in schedules? For some reason, my window schedule has gotten mixed up so that they are not shown in alphabetical order. Can I manually move a column some how?See screenshot. I want the order t...

Publisher File Paths in Templates

Hi everyone. I'm currently setting up our publisher sets in our template and was wondering how people set the default file paths? In general I would like the default to save to the desktop of the individual user - they can then file things into the c...

Nik by Booster
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Zone Stamp 02 26 2nd Line of Zone text

Does anyone know how to call the 2nd line in the Zone Stamp 02 26 for autolabeling? We are trying to use Labels to show additional info for our Building code plans, and just came across my first instance of a 2nd line of zone name being used, but cou...

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Wall schedule mystery..

I am having an issue today which I had never encountered. On my wall schedule, the 2d plan view of each wall has disappeared. I am wracking my brain here trying to solve. Could use some help.

Graphisoft and it's marketing madness!

So Graphisoft posts this article on linkedin promoting BIMx https://www.linkedin.com/posts/archicad_contractors-working-on-wolf-point-east-relied-activity-6989306349310365696--8NI?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop It states in the heading - ...

Basic Space Planning Schedule

So I need a schedule that can perform the following (rather basic) functions1. On any given story2. Within a confined space (like a building outline)3. I want to place a number of varied ROOM PLANS (think like a hotel / condo) a. some 1 bedroom, some...

AC BUG Discovered Line type

I just fiend a horible bug in all Archicad. Type line can't be changed eaven from specific window of the line setings without the cursor being diverted...I use Macbook pro 16 OS13 Ventura, intel base..... I don't know what can we do to solve this pro...

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Automatic Project Index with Layout books

Hi! I was wondering if there was a way to give some sort of ID for individual pages in Layout booklets to use in project indexes. I would like to make an index where each and every page can be individually listed. So far I only got this: Thanks for t...

fycsur by Newcomer
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AC26 - Folders in Building Materials

EDIT - Ignore this, I've found the solution! Simply had to drag down the window divider - didn't spot it was there In Building Materials is it possible to split the folder view so that you can see the folders at the top of the screen and the contents...

Nik by Booster
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Resolved! How do I set up the zone schedule?

It has an area of 10X10. It is based on the REFERENCE LINE (center of the core), and I am trying to subtract the area with FILL.But how do I set it up in SCHEDULE?Measured Area can be used as the area of the wall centerline.The area of the Fill minus...

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How do I know where the problem is in the zone?

How do I know where the problem is in the zone?Everything else is fine...The problem I think is that even if an error occurs, zone from and zone to in the window list should not have any problems, but an error occurs. Zone is entered with ctrl+c,v.Th...

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Resolved! Overriding hotlink module properties

Hello everyone, I’m interested in knowing is it possible to override the hotlink module properties in the host file.For example if I have a module that represents typical floor plan with zone that has a property name room 101, is it possible in host ...

Resolved! door schedule 3D preview not displaying correctly

I am trying to create a modified door schedule and have only just realised the preview image that is displayed in the schedule only displays correctly when the door swings outward, rather than inward. Can anyone explain how I can make this schedule s...

Resolved! Cannot add measurement unit to length property

Hi,I have created an expression for the zone stamp to show the elevation, but it misses two things:1. I try to add a + sign in front of the number to show it is upper than zero (and it is not showing on the stamp)2. I try to add to show CM at the end...

qingdom by Booster
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Resolved! Merge uniform items missing?

Hello,I can't find merge uniform items in schedule in AC26?I only have merge items which merges everything and i don't know why would anyone merge everything that is not the same.Did the setting move?

qingdom by Booster
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Document transmittal Tool

Is the following CI object still available, or something very similar; Document Transmittal Form #1990 under my select benefits Archicad 23 Essential library? Be fab if it was, we need a transmittal form showing a record of previous issues and who th...

JMinc by Participant
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Revision ID

I created a duplicate view on a separate sheet. The first image shows the correct revision bubbles. But when I duplicated the same exact view in another sheet the revision ID change completely. This is the numbers that should show up as revision IDs ...

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Resolved! Schedule field not showing from one floor level only

I have a schedule for electrical items which used to work until recently. For some reason the cost field isnt coming through for any items on the ground floor but it works on the first floor. I copied some GPO's from the first floor to the ground flo...

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jagber by Booster
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Exported schedule not tally with source

Hi, Has anyone encountered exporting schedule into excel which results to excel values not tallying with the source schedule? Do you know why this happen? How can this be resolved? I am using Archicad 23 Build 3003. Thank you.  

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mtv303 by Participant
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Schedule custom header or footer with logo

Hi, Just wondering if i can add my details of the project or even a custom photo on the schedule so i know from which project it is when i print, it can be at the top or at the bottom it doesn't matter. Thanks

qingdom by Booster
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Resolved! No transmittal first issue

I want to make a new transmittal showing only the amended layoutThe problem is that I haven't done an issue before. I had to create a first issue 01 with all the layout including the layout containing the changes.When I tried to create the second iss...

Detail library in small firms

I was wondering how folks manage their 2d detail library. We are a small office doing a VERY wide range of commercial projects where each architect/project manager works on their own project from A to Z. We are working hard to establish standards / b...

cmorel by Participant
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Resolved! Zone stamp creates unwanted label

Goodday everybody   My zone tool is acting in a way i can't control. When drawing a zone it an associated label, which is unintended (in the screenshot below it shows as Skin List Label 26). How can I make the zone tool not create this label? Documen...

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Nemetschek BIMplus & Archicad

Does anybody have any experience working or collaborating on a project where Nemetschek BIMplus (Allplan related web based collaboration platform) is being used as a Common Data Environment (CDE)? As Archicad is part of the Nemetschek group I would h...

Miha_M by Advisor
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Resolved! Hide Change Marker for new layouts

Hi all, we often have to create a new Layout after we have sent out multiple Transmittal Sets. And it's often a View that contains "old" already transmitted Changes we need to place on this new Layout, meaning that "old" Change Markers and Clouds wil...

File size

Hello All, I am fairly new to Archicad (3 years), coming from revit env. Currently working on - Archicad: a small house of around 4K sqft located in a cold climat, the file size is around 177 MB and runs super slow on my comp. No plumbing done and li...

Sign into Project in a BIMcloud sub-folder

I have projects that i use as hotlink modules in a subfolder in my BIMcloud as a service. For the first time, I have tried to sign-in to one of these projects directly via teamwork. For some reason in the Teamwork log-in process I cannot drill down a...

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gdford by Advisor
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Transmittal Set Name not appearing in autotext

How do i get the Transmittal Set Name (as shown in the attached images) to appear as an autotext field in the Master Layout. The idea is to get the Transmittal Set Name to also appear on the title block of each layout which is included in that Transm...

Johnsly by Contributor
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Import ifc from Revit to Archicad 25

Hi everyone,I import ifc file from Revit to Archicad 25 by hotlink module. It has some geometry errors. Image 1, I open ifc in solibri, it's very nice. Image 2, it has a error in Archicad 25. I add ifc transaltor setting in image 3. I hope it clear a...

DatPhan by Participant
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Resolved! Revision management

Hello, I am looking into improving our revision management technics. So I looked into the Transmittal Sets and Change Manager. So far everything is ok for files that only have one page (our plans, sections and facades). Revision ID is good, the workf...

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Resolved! Change Cloud disappears with new Transmittal Set

Hi all, My previous Change Cloud disappears every time we create a new transmittal set. I tried creating test transmittal sets and it keeps disappearing once the new set is closed. I've already put the layer in Archicad Layer so it won't disappear bu...

door/window schedule

a.mod ->b.mod -> (hotlink) building.pln (hotlink) <- park.pln c.mod -> 1. I want to get the door/window schedule contained in a.mod. How do I set it up? this is schedule in a.mod2. Is it possible to create a door/window schedule in a.mod? but I can't...

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Resolved! Archicad23 Schedule question

Hey, I have an schedule riddle on my hands and maybe someone can help. I have 3 different zone. On each zone i will place an object and depending on the zone it is places, the object changes the value of one parameter. (attached image) If I place the...

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AlexM09 by Booster
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Resolved! Specify to move by X/Y value when importing IFC

Hi all, I'm wondering if there is an option when importing IFC model from consultants that allows you to move their model by certain X & Y value, instead of dragging them each time? I know you can do it with place drawing from external tab but can't ...

cs_ryl by Booster
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Walls perimeter

Walls Perimeter in a Zone Schedule bring wrong values. They are bigger than the Zone Perimeter itself.Not real. Is it a bug?PS. The value doesn`t match both sides of the wall either. See image attached.

Survey Point not found in exported IFC - AC23

Hi All, I've come across some issues related to Survey Point when exchanging IFC models with sub-consultants. We have set up our Survey Point based on the survey drawing with the correct XYZ coordinate. We exported an IFC model to various sub-consult...

cs_ryl by Booster
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Resolved! Hotlink Modules - Lineweight

Hi, everyone. I have a host file (Archicad 25) with a several hotlink modules inside. I am wandering how is the host file's lineweight system affect the hotlink modules? Thanks.

Hotlink not showing Pdf´s

Hi. If I Drag a pdf inot my AC project 1 - And the hotlink this project into my AC project 2 - then the pdf will not appear in project 2. I´ve tried to store the pdf in the project, and unbreak the link via Drawing Manager, but none of these adjustme...

Quotation marks in expressions and schedule dimensions

I was trying to figure out how to add a quotation mark ( " ) within a string, but couldn't find anywhere in the forums or in the expression documentation on how to do it. In case anyone else out there runs into this, you need to type in an escape cha...

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