Collaboration with other software
About model and data exchange with 3rd party solutions: Revit, Solibri, dRofus, Bluebeam, structural analysis solutions, and IFC, BCF and DXF/DWG-based exchange, etc.

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Importing DXF/DWG files into ArchiCAD

I've read the following: https://helpcenter.graphisoft.com/tips/collaboration/dwg/import-dxfdwg-files-to-archicad-2/ I'd just like to check that there aren't any pitfalls similar to in Revit. For Revit, linking a DWG was the best option wherever poss...

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Relative Zones in Schedules

I am working on Appliance and Plumbing Schedules. I would like to list the objects by the room zone that they are in. In my model I have zones for each room, but I also have some overall zones in the same areas on hidden layers. My schedule is not se...

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Full Element ID in Schedules

In the previous versions of Archicad, the Full Element ID of objects was able to be adjusted within a schedule that referenced it (as long as the layer was on). In version 21, it seems that is no longer the case and that the IDs can now only be adjus...

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Window+door schemes with walls in 2D symbol

Hi everybody, I am facing a problem when trying to generate door schedule with wall in 2D symbol. Is there any option to add a penetrated wall on a certain distance on each side of the frame? I guess that is pretty useful feature which i cannot find....

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Automatic or semi Cell size to fit

Hi, I was wondering if there is a way or an option to auto adjust all schedule cell sizes to fit to the content? Every time I modify a schedule enough I will need to go and double click on the black lines in the ruler to make it fit to the content of...

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Export xml of dwg translator

Greetings. I have a few dwg translators for different consultants in AC19 that I would like to import into AC21. Other than copying the xml file from the User's path or rebuilding the translators from scratch in 21, is there a way to export the xml f...

Issue when sending a design to Google Earth

My current method of sending a design to Google Earth is to first save the project as a .kmz file and then open it up in Google Earth. Nine times out of 10 this usually works without issue. I know it is possible to send the design while still in AC b...

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Losing Formatting

AC21, and I'm creating schedules. Why is it that I cannot seem to create a single door schedule, format it the way I wish, save a view, change renovation filter, save another view, and retain the correct formatting? Instead, what seems to happen is t...