Messages & Errors

41 Message: The line weight scale in your layout is not the same as in the view being sent to layout.

This warning message appears when the Line Weight Scale setting for a view being sent to layout is not the same as the Line Weight Scale setting for the plan file.

42 Message: The material was duplicated. It was renamed to avoid confusion.

43 Message: The plan file you are attempting to open appears to be corrupted.

44 Message: The stairs do not reach the floor above.

Lengthening a staircase or increasing the rise angle are just two solutions that can be done to make your stairs reach the next floor.

45 Message: The symbol will not be loaded.

This message will display if the file you are trying to import cannot be read by the program due to corruption, formatting or something in the file is unrecognized.

46 Message: The symbol you are trying to place was designed to be placed in a cabinet

If you attempt to place a symbol into a plan that was meant to go into a cabinet this message will appear.

47 Message: The wall layers just defined have a thin surface layer which is defined as the main layer.

In most circumstances, the Main Layer should be specified as the structural layer of the wall, particularly when the wall is a framed type.

48 Message: This object overlaps or crosses itself.

If a CAD based object such as a slab, custom countertop, or polyline solid is overlapping itself, then you may receive this message.

49 Message: This plan cannot be opened. It was written by a newer version of the program than you are currently running.

Plans created in newer titles are unable to be opened with older versions of Chief Architect and Home Designer software.

50 Message: Unable to import .SKP file.

This warning message will display in the 64-bit version of Chief Architect X5 when you try to import a 3D symbol created in Trimble Sketchup.