Re-use CAD details in future plans by creating a CAD block of the detail and then adding the detail to the Library Browser.
Backdrops are images that display behind the model in 3D views, and new backdrops can be created using a variety of graphic file formats.
Add a filled closed polyline to the library by group selecting the polyline, making it a CAD block and then adding it to the library.
Custom shaped polyline solids can be added to the library by marquee selecting it and making it into an architectural block.
The Add to Library tool isn't available for a single text box. However, you can block a text box, create a CAD Block, and add it to the Library.
It is a good idea to back up your Chief Architect library along with your user catalog so they can be easily restored if your computer crashes.
It is possible to convert X1 library files for use in newer versions of Chief Architect by clicking Library> Convert Legacy (.alb) Library Files.
Library Filters can be used to customize your search results for example to not include materials and show only symbols in your results.
Create a custom gutter profile by using CAD lines, arcs and splines then add the molding to the library for future use.
After searching for an item you can switch to the library tree view to see where the item is located within the browser by clicking Show in Browser