An overview of the user interface, highlighting the different regions
Setting up defaults before beginning any project will improve your productivity and keep your project working smoothly.
Setting Preferences will change the user interface to suit the way you want to work in Chief Architect.
Learn how to move walls using dimensions, change where dimensions locate objects and change the colors of the dimension lines and arrows.
You can generate dimensions in a variety of views with just a single click of one of the Automatic Dimension Tools.
This video discusses the difference between the Text tool and the Rich Text tool as well as Leader Line and Text Line with Arrow tools.
There are many edit tools available to use when working with CAD lines and polylines
There are several methods for creating dormers in Chief Architect. The dormer tools make it easy to create dormers.
Use the automatic roof tools to create an intersecting gable roof over an L-shaped structure.
Create and edit schedules with automatic or custom labels for doors, windows and cabinets
Learn how to use the Layout tool to create your Construction Drawings sending plans, sections and elevations to the layout in scale