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Arccosine [ACOS]

Returns the arccosine of a number. Syntax ACOS (Number) Data Type of the Argument Number, Integer. Must be between -1 and 1. Data Type of the Result Angle Expression ACOS (-0.5) Result 120 deg Notes Angle unit of the result (e.g. degrees, radians, grad) depends on what ...

Cosine [COS]

Returns the cosine of an angle. Syntax COS (Angle) Data Type of the Argument Angle Data Type of the Result Number Expression COS (60 D) Result 0.5 Notes The argument’s angle value must be expressed as a unit (Degree, Radian, Grad). Choose an angle unit from the ...

Base 10 Logarithm [LOG10]

Returns the base 10 logarithm of the given number. Syntax LOG10 (Number) Data Types of the Arguments Number, Integer Data Type of the Result Number Expression LOG10 (10) Result 1 Notes This function works on positive numbers only.

Surface Exposure to Light Panel (Basic Engine)

(Options > Element Attributes > Surfaces) The controls in this panel will affect renderings created by the Basic Rendering Engine and the Open GL engine. Surface color: Define the surface’s color by double-clicking the box. This opens the Edit Color dialog box ...

Square Root [SQRT]

Square root. Calculates the square root of the given argument. Syntax SQRT (Number) Data Types of the Argument Integer, Number, Area Data Type of the Result Depends on Argument’s Data Type Expression SQRT (16) Result 4 Notes To take other roots: See Nth Root ...

Natural Logarithm [LN]

Returns the natural logarithm of the given number. Syntax LN (Number) Data Types of the Argument Number, Integer Data Type of the Result Number Expression LN (86) Result 4.45 Notes LN is the inverse of the e Exponent [EXP] function. This function works on positive ...

VISUALIZATION

New CineRender Engine ARCHICAD 23 uses the new CineRender engine (R20), whose enhanced progressive physical renderer allows for quicker and cleaner rendering results. Surface Catalog Content and Delivery Update In ARCHICAD 23, we have completely renewed the built-in Surface Catalog with ...

Base 10 Logarithm [LOG10]

Returns the base 10 logarithm of the given number. Syntax LOG10 (Number) Data Types of the Arguments Number, Integer Data Type of the Result Number Expression LOG10 (10) Result 1 Notes This function works on positive numbers only.