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Please make a single topic wish per thread in this Wishes forum. Do not combine multiple wishes in a thread if you hope to have the wish classified and considered for the future roadmap. Make the subject line of your Wish post a concise summary of th...

Plotmaker - views import as verctor not just JPEG's

When importing Quickview views into Plotmaker from a PLN it seems to bring the images from the 3D window as JPEG's. I would like to be able to choose how Plotmaker reads these views from the PLN, ie TIFF, JPG or vector based. So, if I want the views ...

James B by Graphisoft
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Variable Manager

I would like to see a truly parametric modeling environment, and I think some kind of Variable Manager would greatly help this cause. Instead of typing exact values into our story settings, wall heights, etc, how about assigning them a variable? This...

Link by Graphisoft Partner
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3d line cleanup with objects

I can never get an object to cleanup at a 3D intersection with a slab in the same way a wall does. ( see attached elevation). It should It wouljd make my life much easier if it did and this is my bigest source of untidy elevations

Palettes that snap into position

I don't think this request will really ad to productivity much, but it will add to an improve gui. I can't speak to the Windows side of things, but in Mac based Adobe Photo Shop, and even Microsoft Office v.X, tool palettes snap, move and realign, as...

rm by Expert
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Detail tool deterrent

there a couple of things that prevent me using the detail tool (which is a great idea in principle) 1)3d editablility is lost so in early staes of a project it is not work setting up details 2)origin in plan detail (and section) moves to the centre o...

Wall contour lines width

It's not an "Essential" wish but I always had this question: "Why Arrchicad does not have the ability to place contour lines of a wall in plan inside the core of the wall?" (an 0.5 mm pen is placed now on the axis of the contours) Since Archicad unde...

duplicate file name

This has been bugging me for a while 2 files picture.jpg picture.png or window.win window.gsm Archicad sees these as duplicate files when obviously they are not. I would like to see this sorted out ( it might be a Mac thing I dont know) Ironically wh...

Improve Settings Management for Element ID Manager

A fellow user has noted a problem with the Element ID Manager settings: http://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?p=10306#10306 These settings are stored (for Windows people - not sure for Mac) at: c:\Documents and Settings\USERNAME\Applicati...

Pop-ups and Toolbars

Oh, oh... I got one. How about if we have better sizing controls in all the pop-ups. And have the stuff really be sticky. What I'm talking about is having the option to resize individual panels to your personal preferences. For example in the library...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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GS pls buy Lightscape

I think if GS buy Lightscape from autodesk that could be a great move. Autodesk is shooting down this render aplication becouse it is a great peace of software for lightsolution and at this point Lightscape is still far away beter then 3d studio max ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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