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New features in X12 include Automatic Trey Ceilings, build framing per room, 3D solid editing, a new Style Palette tool, waterfall counters, updates to stairs, cabinets, and moldings.
Consider migrating some of your settings forward into the latest version of Chief Architect.
The Manual Dimension tools as well as Auto Elevation and Auto NKBA Elevation tools can be used to dimension wall elevations for kitchen and bath views.
You can use Manual Dimension, Automatic Elevation Dimensions or Auto Story Pole Dimension tools to dimension your exterior elevation and cross section views.
With a single click you can generate exterior dimensions for your entire plan.
You can add stretch zones and stretch planes to symbol based objects to allow for correct resizing of the symbol.
Many options are available on the Plan View Panel of the Layout Box Specification including options for Saved Plan Views, Dimensions, Layers, and Reference Display
Change how a pony wall displays in plan view as well as how openings in pony walls display.