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ArchiCAD 19 – The Definitive Guide by Adam Rendek, Scott H. MacKenzie

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Drafting tools

Even though most of what we create in the model is three-dimensional, we still need to do some embellishing with the 2D line work. This task can be referred to as drafting. Drawing lines, arcs, and polylines is a pretty easy thing to do. Just remember that in ArchiCAD, you have the feature to add an arrow, dot, or tick mark at the beginning or end of your line or arc:

  1. First, open the default settings for the line, arc, or polyline tool and you will see the arrowhead icon.
  2. Click on it and see the different symbol options you have to place at either one or both ends of our line. See the next screenshot:
    Drafting tools

Modifying fills

Creating fills is ...

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