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173

6 Videos

What's New

Features added in this release of Chief Architect

Video No. 173


1944

8:32

Creating Kitchen Island Elevations

Create Back Clipped Wall Elevation and control the display of the camera callout in Plan View

Video No. 1944


1543

5:08

Cabinet, Door, & Window Labels

Apply and edit labels to cabinets in plans and elevations

Video No. 1543


5304

3:45

Wall Framing Labels

Use the Specifications to change the wall labels that correspond to the matching wall detail.

Video No. 5304


5204

3:47

Framing Individual Objects

Generate framing for selected objects without modifying others using the "Build Framing for Selected Objects" edit tool.

Video No. 5204


339

5:44

Framing with Floor and Ceiling Trusses

Floor and ceiling trusses can be used instead of joists to frame platforms

Video No. 339


337

1:54

Mitering Framing

Mitered joints can be created using the Miter and Join edit tools.

Video No. 337


5308

5:28

Plan Materials

The Plan Materials dialog can be a great help when specifying materials across many areas in a project.

Video No. 5308


333

3:42

Framing Attic Walls with End Trusses

Check Retain Wall Framing to preserve the framing of the selected wall when the wall framing is globally rebuilt.

Video No. 333


334

4:11

Controlling Wall Stud Spacing and Materials

The Framing material type can be used to calculate stick framing quantities when assigned to the Main Layer of a wall type definition.

Video No. 334


316

3:39

Designating Platform or Balloon Framing Conditions

Select Generate Between Platforms in the Wall Specification dialog to fill in the gap between floor or ceiling platforms when the selected railing or invisible wall separates rooms with different floor or ceiling heights.

Video No. 316


199

3:01

Creating Roof Purlins

Roof Purlins can be specified using the Roof Surface Definition dialog.

Video No. 199


10157

13:46

Creating HVAC Ductwork

Our Spiral Ducting catalog contains molding profiles and symbols that can be used to create HVAC ducting.

Video No. 10157


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