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Creative Uses of Complex Profiles

Original thread is published at AECBytes: http://www.aecbytes.com/tipsandtricks/2008/issue32-archicad.html written by Eric Bobrow Principal, Bobrow Consulting Group Complex profiles can be used for the wall, column and beam tools. The Profile Manager…

How to create Balusters in ARCHICAD

Revolved elements can be created using Complex Profiles, Shells or Morphs. In this example we are using Complex Profiles to create custom-shaped balusters. Step 1: Draw Profile Create a Complex Profile of the Baluster that you want to use. Make sure to…

Profile Manager

Open the Profile Manager from: •Options > Complex Profiles > Profile Manager •Options > Element Attributes > Profile Manager Use Profile Manager to edit or create Complex Profiles in the Profile Editor window, or to choose and manage profile elements in the ...

Profile Manager

Open the Profile Manager from: •Options > Complex Profiles > Profile Manager •Options > Element Attributes > Profile Manager Use Profile Manager to edit or create Complex Profiles in the Profile Editor window, or to choose and manage profile elements in the ...

Issues with Parametric Profiles in Hotlink Modules

In the initially released version of ARCHICAD 22 (build 30xx), the implementation of Parametric Profiles posed some errors affecting the behavior of Complex Profiles in Hotlinked modules and related workflows
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Complex Profiles

A Complex Profile element is composed of a cross-sectional profile that is extruded perpendicular to the profile’s plane. You can use or ...
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Parametric Profiles - Schematic design variations

We're famous for having Tools which can be use for more then their original function. Profiles are used in Walls, Beams and Columns to create custom elements tailored to the project. Use the parametric profiles to create design alternatives using only one complex profile.

Work Environment Profiles

If you have customized and saved multiple schemes, you may want to store and apply them together: in this case, combine any of the schemes into a Profile, and store the Profile under its own name. Using the ARCHICAD interface, you can export and import Profiles to use on other computers. In this ...
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Parametric Profiles - Wall with offsetable skins

Complex profiles with the modifiers can come in hand in situations where we would like to use something flexible, needing to quickly change the width of layers through multiple elements using the same materials.

Create or Edit Complex Profile

To create or edit a Complex Profile, you will use the Profile Editor window - a separate 2D editing window which opens automatically whenever you open a Profile to edit, or when you create a new one. It is always open in conjunction with the Profile Manager palette, which contains ...