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MultiCAD takes good care of the Western Cape

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Francois Swanepoel of MultiCAD has been an accredited GRAPHISOFT Registered Consultant since version 13 and a user of ArchiCAD for longer than I care to remember. Since the end of 2010, Francois has dedicated his time to The business of ArchiCAD. He now runs a full time ArchiCAD SOLUTION CENTRE,...

Pens and Pen sets in ArchiCAD - why do I need to use more than 7 pens?

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Actually, we get this question far more than we would like, and yes to those who are asking it still, there are some good reasons...read further...you will benefit greatly!!! Our Western Cape Registered Consultant, Francois Swanepoel, explains it in his blog . Our comment in short :"Architects...

Create your custom work environment

Thursday, September 15, 2011

From our Gauteng GRAPHISOFT SA blog: How to create a custom user profile in ArchiCAD, ie. have every menu in the position you prefer, arrange menus to suit your workflow, create screen setups for your laptop, or your dual screen desktop or both! Direct link to Willem's blog with full instructions...

Meet the team of 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

These are the wonderful people of GRAPHISOFT SA, unfortunately we were missing a few team members on photo day, maybe you could tell us who they are:

Share your Design

Monday, September 12, 2011

This new online service is an easy to use friendly environment enabling collaboration between architects, clients and all team members. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cf_kduEO3oI&feature=youtube_gdata_player SyD™ cloud computing technology expands BIM collaboration environment to share and...

BIMx on iPhone and iPad

Thursday, September 8, 2011

True BIM model explorer is now available on mobile devices. GRAPHISOFT have set the release date of BIMx for the iPhone and iPad for September 20, 2011, via the Apple AppStore. Visit the BIMx community on Facebook . Now you can present or experience ARCHICAD 3D models anywhere, including 3D...

ArchiCAD versus Revit 5.1

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Well here we are, still raising opinion. In this final segment on the topic, we look at some commentary around education of these software packages at university level. I stumbled across this very interesting comment in a recent posting on LinkedIn : "Roderick Anderson, Intl. Assoc. AIA • I have...

Open files containing 3D data in ArchiCAD

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

From ArchiCADWiki: The 3D modelling softwares have different engines to compute the objects, they have their own file formats. The conversion between these applications goes usually in two ways: Using DWG/DXF format: the content of the file depends on the conversion system of the original modelling...

BIM models for ArchiCAD created on site: iPad/Phone or Android

Saturday, September 3, 2011

It was just a week ago that I was sitting in a client's office, being asked: "...do you think BIM will ever be possible on an iPad?" Now the answer is yes! Here is one, of what I image may be many mobile device based BIM applications: RedStickCad Interesting thing about this one, it can not only...

Door opening direction in Cadimage door and window builder

Friday, September 2, 2011

By Joshua Osborne on the Cadimage blog: This tip explains how door opening direction can be controlled for doors and doors placed within window assemblies: http://blog.cadimageworld.com/2011/09/door-opening-direction-in-the-wind...

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