Features Introduced in Version X7

Number
Title / Description


5343

8:27

What's New in Chief Architect X7 Summary

A summary overview of the key features added in Chief Architect X7

Video No. 5343


5301

29:32

Features Introduced in Chief Architect X7

A brief overview of the major features that have been added to our newest version of Chief Architect

Video No. 5301


5302

6:26

Active Layer Display Options Side Window

Control layer display and properties for all your views with this side window

Video No. 5302


5303

2:52

Cross Section Cameras

Cross Section cameras cutting planes can be broken and stepped to suit a specific need

Video No. 5303


5304

7:43

Wall Details and Labels

You can specify labels for your walls and wall details

Video No. 5304


5305

3:41

Importing Symbols

Right click on your User Catalog for a shortcut to importing new 3D symbols into the library

Video No. 5305


5307

4:48

Object Eyedropper and Painter

Select one object and transfer properties from it to another object

Video No. 5307


5308

0:46

Plan Materials for the Material Painter

Choose from either LIbrary Materials or existing Plan Materials when using the Material Painter

Video No. 5308


5309

3:08

Electrical Object Defaults

Set new electrical object defaults using the Set As Default tool

Video No. 5309


5310

3:27

Fillet and Chamfer Tools

Fillet or Chamfer all corners at one time or use sticky mode to choose which corners to edit.

Video No. 5310


5311

3:24

Dimensioning Cabinets and Interior Walls

Locate more components on cabinets with dimension lines and exclude interior walls when using Auto Exterior dimensions

Video No. 5311


5312

1:32

Interior & Exterior Wall Defaults

Specify default settings for both interior and exterior wall types

Video No. 5312


5313

4:32

Cabinet Face Items, Materials and Hardware

Set cabinet face items vertically and horizontally in a single cabinet and additional controls for hardware placement

Video No. 5313


5314

12:43

Working with Post Tools, Framing Labels and Edit Tools

Add labels to any type of framing item in your plan.

Video No. 5314


5315

8:29

Post & Footing Tools and Deck Support Controls

Deck support panel in the room specification allows for more control of your deck framing

Video No. 5315


5316

4:15

High Definition Image Export with Transparancy

Specify pixels per inch and final image sizes, even sizes larger than your screen resolution for exported pictures.

Video No. 5316


5317

9:09

Multiple Wall Framing Layers

Specify multiple framing layers in your walls and stagger the framing members.

Video No. 5317


5318

2:47

Framing Edit Tools and Lookout Framing

Additional tools to control roof framing for lookouts and other framing editing.

Video No. 5318


5319

5:37

CAD Line Editing & Leader Line/Arrow Heads

Video No. 5319


5321

1:10

Room Moldings on Soffits

Control whether soffits against a wall will inherit the rooms moldings.

Video No. 5321


5320

4:03

Sun Angle and Plan View Shadows

Quickly add plan view shadow polylines to see how the structure will shade the property on any given day of the year.

Video No. 5320


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