Features Introduced in Version X6

Chief Architect X6, now available on Mac OS, introduced an updated and more modern user interface, library migration, and productivity tools like custom backsplash, room divider walls, and various improvements to walls, doors, schedules, and more.

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Title / Description


5260

9:07

What's New in X6 Summary

A quick look at many of the new features that have been added to Chief Architect this release.

Video No. 5260


9922

58:31

What's New in X6

A more indepth look at many of the new features added to Chief Architect for this release

Video No. 9922


5237

4:23

Preference Settings in X6

A number of new Preferences settings were introduced in Version X6.

Video No. 5237


5236

5:43

Edit Tools in X6

Discover a variety of ways to save time while creating and editing your plans and layouts, all introduced in Version X6.

Video No. 5236


5232

2:13

Using the Material Painter on Pony Walls in X6

Beginning in Version X6, the Material Painter can be used to paint the upper and lower parts of a pony wall. The default materials can also be restored using the same tool.

Video No. 5232


5231

21:01

Window Features Added in X6

A variety of new features for windows was introduced in Version X6, including framing, passthroughs, louvers, shutters, components, and more.

Video No. 5231


5229

5:00

Library Catalogs and Content in X6

New features and functionality for the Library Browser and its content were introduced in Version X6.

Video No. 5229


5228

12:44

Door Features Added in X6

New functionality for doors and door schedules were introduced in Version X6.

Video No. 5228


5223

12:26

Camera and Ray Trace Features in X6

Take a look at the rendering and ray trace tools in Chief Architect

Video No. 5223


5216

14:27

Toolbars and Tool Buttons in X6

The Toolbar Configurations installed with the program are designed to help make tools quickly and easily accessible; however, for greatest efficiency, you may want to customize them to meet your own particular needs.

Video No. 5216


5211

3:25

Adding Walls to the Library in X6

Save custom wall types to the library for quick access in all plans without exporting wall types.

Video No. 5211


5210

2:53

Using Bearing Walls in X6

Designate walls as bearing walls to have framing lap or but in that location.

Video No. 5210


5208

11:13

Schedule Features Added in X6

Group similar objects, re-order columns and rows in the schedule, choose which objects to include in the schedule and modify their description.

Video No. 5208


5207

2:27

Dimension Features in X6

Have more control over what objects dimensions locate by adjusting your dimension defaults.

Video No. 5207


5205

16:54

Layout Features in X6

Organize your layout pages by using page templates and the Project Browser.

Video No. 5205


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