Example object for this post can be downloaded here. From ARCHICAD 21 a new macro object is available in the ARCHICAD Library: the BasicGeometricCalc macro. As its name suggests, this macro contains basic geometrical calculations, which can come in handy for GDL 2D and 3D scripting. In the normal, international…
Parameter default value replacement method tutorial based on .xml format
Nearly every library part has string parameters. This post is about the possible solutions of string handling.
Summarizing values according to the Calculate Totals option in Project Preferences/Calculation Units & Rules.
Access and use the GDL debugger tool shipped with ARCHICAD.
Convert .gsm objects into editable text files (.xml) and pictures.
Use parameter buffer to avoid duplicated script parts
Step-by-step tutorial to make your own subtype