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Railing Tool Line

Hi - does anyone know if it's possible to change the railing tool settings so that the blue line aligns with the perimeter of the green railing shape?

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AK3463 by Contributor
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Resolved! Railing Tool End Post Fixings

I cannot seem to control the railing tool end post fixings the way I want. What I'm trying to do: 1.) Place 2 fixings per end post, not just one. 2.) Control the rotation angle of each end post fixing, specifically to make the fixings face out away f...

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Railing Tool - Can't get balusters to touch stair tread

Hello! I am new to the wonderful world of Archicad. I am working on a project that has a stair with Revolved Post 26 ballusters. They were made with the associative setting on, and after they are placed the balusters do not touch the stair tread as h...

Railing- connections on landing

Hi, I have problems with inner railing on half-landing staircases. On the point where it breaks on the landing, the toprail part creates this weird twist on the second flight (railing on first flight connects just fine). Railing is associative to sta...

MarjanG by Participant
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Resolved! Railing Tool-Custom Inner Post is not interrupting rails

I have developed a custom inner post that has a 2" void in the center. The intermediate and bottom rails continue through the custom inner post. Does anyone know of a way to interrupt the rails? I looked at making a custom panel, but that is not avai...

rgarand by Booster
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Resolved! Railing posts at the very ends of base line

Hello,I need my railing's first and last post to be placed roughly at the beginning and the end of railing's base line, accordingly. In other words, I want them to be spread evenly at the whole length of base line, at least in this simple case when t...

Mike96 by Enthusiast
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Resolved! Profiled Rail in my ArchiCAD file disappeared!

Dear friends and colleages, I would like to know how I can bring back (Profiled Rail 26) feature to my ArchiCAD file! I don't know why this feature of Railing Tool has been disappeared from Railing Dialog Box of my file! Your kind help and guidance i...

moreha-1 by Contributor
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Flip Railing on Reference Line

I have a question about the "Flip Railing on Reference Line" command. I need to edit Railings in a project where there is a large number of railings already modelled. I can inject parameters or apply Favourite on these existing Railings, but they wer...

mb by Booster
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Resolved! can't get railing changes to stick

Good day,yet another bug me thinks. i have been trying to edit a railing, but the changes don't stick. quit and restarted, didn't make a difference. i've tried editing it in edit mode from the 3D window, in 2D in edit mode, and in 2D with the railing...

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