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Work on a TeamWork project over the internet?

We are a small firm of three active architects (although at times there can be more) and having the blessing (curse?) of also working from home. At the office we have setup TW files for all our projects (well, the new ones, anyway). We use ArchiCAD 1...

alexliz by Participant
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Loading ArchiCad

It seems that my Archicad and Plotmaker both load incredibly slow recently, and I'm only loading the library fro AC9. I'm running it off a laptop that used to load it just fine, just seems WAY too slow now. Any suggestions to speed it up? Thanks. Bri...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Getting BIM Moving in A Large Firm

Bear with me on the long post the next to paragraphs in italics are a background on our firm and what we have done in the last two years (abridged) so feel free to skip them and go to the questions at the end: Well, here we are two years later, and n...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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New colour table <-> old library parts?

The Hun version of AC10 arrived in summer to our office. Before AC 10 I always tried to get people in the office use the newest version of AC but now after trying it for two weeks I can only suggest to stay at 9.0. (While some workmates are still usi...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Adding to the Help menu

I would like to add links to articles in our office ArchiCAD manual to the help menu. The articles are saved as individual pdf files and are stored on the network. Is there a way to do this? I thought that the menus were editable in XML but I could b...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Tip: Using View Lists to Redefine Views

Please dismiss this if it has been mentioned before, but I thought I'd share something I have discovered recently and used succesfully. In setting up many templates, I am defining and redefining views a lot of the time. This can be somewhat cumbersom...

Link by Expert
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Plotter software

Currently, we do all our printing out-of-house (We only have 2 cad operators). We are looking into getting a simple in-house plotter. I was wondering if anyone was using software that creates a print out of what was sent to the plotter (ie job name, ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Best procedure for revisions?

I am in the process of updating our drawing procedures. Currently its a free for all when it comes to revisions. Some people in our office save mulitle copies of the pln for each revision. Some overwrite the file without saving the previous drawing. ...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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