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More flexible hotlinked modules: crop

It would like to have a control over the view of the hotlinked modules, not showing all the module but a part of it, cropping each instance like we can do with a placed PMK in PlotMaker. I guess that the workaround is exactly to do that in PlotMaker,...

"Array-able" boolean operators

We had a case today where a client wanted a series of 8" square reveals cut in to an EIFS exterior at about 8' elevation. I suggested that the drafter use a beam or create a profile of the desired size, perform the boolean operation to cut the reveal...

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calculation menu overhaul needed

This could obviously be a mile long, but a start The simple - make the "set up list schemes" and "Link property objects" panels stretchable, like the rest of them. The important - Have a built in format you can actually manipulate, rather than having...

Specific view for linked elements : S/E & detail

Wouldn't it be useful if we could have a specific view for S/E and details that would work this way : If the view is linked, a switch in the display option would allow to : 1. Display everything as it has been until now in AC : live selectable elemen...

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Editable Palettes

I always find I am running out of screen space and even though it is easy to change the screen res. it would be nicer to be able to have a dialogue box where we can choose our "favourites" and have them always on the screen and get rid of anything wi...

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Detail tool as live model view.

I may be in the minority in this view, but I prefer the detail windows as is; 2D drawings with links (where applicable) to the source view rather than live views of the model. There are many situations where the live link is inappropriate (a detail d...

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Repair/Recover

I've not seen a more corrupt prone program than ArchiCAD, next to AutoCAD (but at least AutoCAD has repair/recover capability). Right now there are four of us (in an office of 8 ArchiCAD users) that are working with corrupt PLN/PLPs. It is very frust...

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Showing objects on certain levels

Currently with AC you can have an object show one story up, down, up and down, or all. What I would like is being able to tell it which stories I would like for it to appear on for example story 1 and 4. I understand you can somewhat achieve this thr...

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More flexibility with Section Tools

I wish upon my little Graphisoft star that we can split up our limited depth line and our distant area depth line in our section tool, just like we can with the section line itself. This way we could really make our elevations 'punch out' where we ac...

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The new working environment, was Open two stories ...

I would like to be able to open multiple plan view windows, but it would almost certainly involve a major overhaul of the way the program works. ArchiCAD (despite inventing the BIM concept) is plan centered for historical reasons (it allowed the prog...

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