Parameters for Column, Beam and Roof Attributes

Parameters for column attributes

The availability of each parameter (whether it contains meaningful data) is shown in a table with icons, with the value of the GLOB_ELEM_TYPE global variable in parentheses.

Floor plan display

ac_colu_overhead_pen pen
pen of the above view edges of the column (overhead) [floor plan only]
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_colu_overhead_linetype linetype
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
line type of the above view edges of the column (overhead) [floor plan only]
ac_colu_uncut_linetype linetype
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
line type of the below view edges of the column (uncut) [floor plan only]
ac_colu_display_option integer
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
floor plan display option of the column:
1 – Projected, 2 – Projected with Overhead, 3 – Symbolic, 4 – OutLines Only, 5 – Overhead All
ac_colu_show_projection_to integer
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
vertical view depth limitation of the column:
1 – To Floor Plan Range, 2 – To Absolute Display Limit, 3 – Entire Element
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)

Geometric data

ac_colu_profile_name string
profile name if the column is complex with profile attribute, “Custom_Profile_i” if complex with custom profile
(i being the id of the placed column) or “n/a” if the column is rectangular or round
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_ErrorIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_colu_inclination angle
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
inclination angle of the column relative to the horizontal line
ac_colu_twist_angle angle
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
twist angle of the cross section

Parameters for beam attributes

Floor plan display

ac_beam_overhead_pen pen
pen of the above view edges of the beam(overhead) [floor plan only]
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_cut_linetype linetype
line type of the cut edges of the beam [not valid for complex profile]
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_uncut_pen pen
pen of the below view edges of the beam (uncut) [floor plan only]
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_uncut_linetype linetype
line type of the below view edges of the beam (uncut) [floor plan only]
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_display_option integer
floor plan display option of the beam:
1 – Projected, 2 – Projected with Overhead, 3 – Symbolic, 4 – OutLines Only, 5 – Overhead All
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_show_projection_to integer
vertical view depth limitation of the beam:
1 – To Floor Plan Range, 2 – To Absolute Display Limit, 3 – Entire Element
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)

Geometric data

ac_beam_profile_name string
profile name if complex with profile attribute, “Custom_Profile_i” if complex with custom profile
(i being the id of the placed beam) or “n/a” if the beam is rectangular
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_ErrorIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_inclination angle
inclination angle of the beam relative to the horizontal line
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)
ac_beam_twist_angle angle
twist angle of the cross section (0.0 for non-complex beams)
GDL_CheckIcon Column Segment (27) GDL_CheckIcon Single-segment Column (6) GDL_CheckIcon Multi-segment Column (6)

Parameters for roof attributes

Floor plan display

ac_roof_overhead_pen pen
pen of the above view edges of the roof (overhead) [floor plan only]
ac_roof_overhead_linetype linetype
line type of the above view edges of the roof (overhead) [floor plan only]
ac_roof_display_option integer
floor plan display option of the roof:
1 – Projected, 2 – Projected with Overhead, 3 – Symbolic, 4 – OutLines Only, 5 – Overhead All
ac_roof_show_projection_to integer
vertical view depth limitation of the roof:
1 – To Floor Plan Range, 2 – To Absolute Display Limit, 3 – Entire Element