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Typical 3D and 2D Speed Problems - Troubleshooting Guide

This Article describes how to troubleshoot 3D and 2D performance problems Too many polygons count number of polygons with PolyCounter tool (Help menu > ArchiCAD [version] Downloads) to determine polygon count find objects with too many polygons watch out for…

Copy/Paste Marquee Area from Project Window

You can use the Marquee tool to copy and paste an area of the 3D Window, a Section/Elevation/IE or 3D Document window, or a Model Picture Window. 1.Generate the view you need. 2.Use the Marquee tool to select the area you wish to copy (if you are selecting from the 3D window, make sure ...

Print 3D Document

This dialog box appears if you issue the Print command while the 3D Window is active, using the Vectorial 3D Engine, or from the Print ...

GDL Object Editor

The GDL Object Editor contains all controls needed to edit a GDL object. For a detailed description of scripting commands and object-level ...

ARCHICAD 14

  ArchiCAD 14 was released on 14 June, 2010 . The main theme of ArchiCAD 14 is " Open Design Collaboration ". Besides this, it also features productivity improvements and Teamwork enhancements . A major technology advancement is that ArchiCAD 14 on…

What are ifc's

Originally published at Digital Vision Automation, Inc.: http://www.digitalvis.com/archicadtips written by John Stebbins Associate AIA ifc is a 3d file format specific to the Building Industry that allows a user of 3d software to Save as or export a file…

Rotating Elements

You can rotate selected elements in the Floor Plan or in the 3D Window. In Section/Elevation/IE, 3D Document, and Detail/Worksheet window, you can rotate drawing elements only. In the 3D Window, rotation is performed across a horizontal plane. Note: Some elements - Curtain Walls, ...

About Surfaces

To display your plan realistically, you can apply surfaces to your elements. Surfaces contain color, texture and light effects. Surfaces can be displayed in the 3D Window, Section/Elevation/IE and 3D Document windows, and in PhotoRenderings. The ARCHICAD Library contains hundreds of ...

Align 3D Texture

Use the commands at Document > Creative Imaging > Align 3D Texture to set the orientation and origin of construction element ...

Display order of 2D vs 3D elements in Teamwork Projects

Issue It is possible to set up a situation in Section/Elevation Views, where 2D elements are behind a certain 3D element, while covering another one, at the same time. When you Send and Recieve in Teamwork, this mixed situation cannot be transferred to…