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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...

Generate gap above window or door

Have you ever discovered that this display with space at the top ist in archicad impossible? The space gets filled with a broader profile. In ground floor plan the space shows up, but also the laterally spaces are not shown in 3D. They also get fille...

snow by Advocate
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Marked Distance Areas to Internal Elevations

I tried searching the forum and couldn't find see this wish already being requested. How is this not a thing yet? Being able to fade out portions of a room that are not directly relevant to the view but are good for context seems like such a basic fu...

Layer Name Notes

To aid in the office standard and integration to the workflow of Archicad, I would like to suggest that each Layer Name, which has an extension, would also have a "note" section that could pop out like a help box if selected. This "note" box could ho...

Overwrite building material strength inside Composite dialog box

I often find myself in need of creating a number of same building material inside one project, just for each one of them to have different material strength in order to produce correct drawings and intersections between elements. This makes tracking ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 7 replies

Curtain Wall Complex Profile Panel with Opening lines in Plan View

For our day to day work it is very important to show the openable panels of the Curtain Wall with the opening lines in Plan View. So the customer and the local authorities know where is an openable window or not. The problem is that with the Curtain ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
  • 0 replies

Grid Line Tool - not very BIM

Archicad 23 - I have not checked this out in 24 or 25 .... It would be more BIM if the Grid Line Tool let you autotext the Grid Line name. However since autotext can not drill down to the grid line name, you can autotext the grid line Element ID. Thi...

gdford by Advisor
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Preserve all geometry and annotation when saving to previous version

This wish is related to the function where you can save a file to a previous version format. Currently, if a new feature or functionality was introduced in the current version (for example, polygonal Openings in Archicad 25) when you save back to the...

Graphic Override: Fill Orientation Option

The ability to specify the fill orientation within the Graphic Override. Details are descripted here: https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=58017 https://archicad-talk.graphisoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=73947 A suggestion for imp...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Ribbon User Interface

Hi Guy, I see some softwares same as Revit, Tekla, Bentley now change to Ribbon Interface. I hope Archicad will improve UI to Ribbon to ease and moderm to working Thanks

2D - drawings on 3d-planes

It would be great to display 2D-drawings on any 3D-plane - think of a story with the planview under it. I personally would also like to draw with all 2D-Tools on selected surfaces in 3D with all functionalities. Now - morhphlines are the only way get...