I usually design the building without knowledge of where the beams will
be put by the civil engineer OR even if i do know, its not possible to
know the beams hanging. So i set the wall height the full story height.
Later i put the beams on top of. In...
I have taken the Archicad Roof Maker library and copied it to my own
custom library. I have removed the calculations that were created by the
part already. I want to create a variable similar to what has already
been done, but I want the calculation ...
I have set up an interactive schedule that I cannot edit. In the past, I
have been able to select items in the preview list and change object
attributes. Now, my entire schedule is greyed out. I know there is some
check-box that I have to uncheck to ...
I have created a series of 2D parts for steel plates. I used ref
component for a calculation. When the parts are placed on the floor
plans they calculate, but when I place them in the elevations or
sections they don't calculate. Any Ideas? Thanks. Ba...
I have a custom purlin part that was created for a client. The client
uses the Log Home Solution and I am adding in the Bill of Materials
calculations. The problem I am having is that the part allows multiple
purlins to be created by spacing. I canno...
Am I the only one out there who has noticed that the Interactive
Schedule is significantly faster on a PC than a Mac? Editing is slower
on a Mac, but panning across a schedule is significantly slower. On my
PowerBook it is hopeless! Because it is so ...
I have been expanding on a previous question using the REF COMPONANT
command. I have a part for roof purlins that creates purlins at a roof
slope and spaces them according to a variable "spacing" Is it possible
to use a variable, not a global variabl...
I have created several "super parts" and I'm in the process of creating
another. Is it possible to script parameters in the part to select a
defined property by a series of criteria? For example a wood joist:
width= 5 1/2", height=7 1/4" and the leng...
My area calcs attached to fills are showing up calculated in meters, but
noted as "sq. ft." For eaxample a 100 sq. ft. fill reads: "9.29 sq. ft."
I have changed the calculation units for fills back and forth, but I
can't seem to change back to the me...