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V13 Update Released

Hello There has been an update patch to V13 that is now available for download.It is a full new install. You must uninstall your current V13 and install the new V13 to take advantage of all of the
Original Post Date: Mar 22, 2018 at 02:50PM
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Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | May 01, 2018 at 08:28PM
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Plans are not Visable

I have just downloaded this program (Virtual Architect Ultimate) and tried to import a plan as a jpeg file but it is not visable. It appears even to start a new plan it is not visable on my screen. It
Original Post Date: Apr 25, 2018 at 05:11AM
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Last Commented: By Roy | Apr 28, 2018 at 04:41PM
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copy from model to worksheet

This is day #1.  When I copy my lower floor plan to a worksheet, the second floor and first floor are both shown together (second floor is not faded) so you can't really make out what you are loo
Original Post Date: Apr 27, 2018 at 06:11PM
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Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | Apr 28, 2018 at 06:22AM
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Buiding a roof

I am new to this program as well as new to the construction field.  I have been given the task of learning this program inside and out as well as still learning construction.  On to my quest
Original Post Date: Jan 28, 2018 at 07:28PM
Comments : 7 comments
Last Commented: By jkzimm | Feb 05, 2018 at 10:49AM
Product: Personal Architect

Roof videos

Thank you to Jack Zimmer of Zimmer design. Jack has recently sent me all 22 of his roof videos. I have only watched the first few so far. Very well put together and very useful for my needs. I will ad
Original Post Date: Mar 19, 2018 at 04:21PM
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Side Light For Doors

I would like to see the side lights on doors be like a door so that we could use custom doors put in different side light. So if a person wants to see the full light a half light all you would have to
Original Post Date: Mar 16, 2018 at 05:45PM
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Ceiling view filter disappeared?

I was adding 3d Elements (dwg & DXF) to the catalog, when I returned to my layout  "Ceilings"  in the view filter was missing.  How can I restore the ceilings element in the view fi
Original Post Date: Mar 04, 2018 at 06:24PM
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Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | Mar 05, 2018 at 04:47AM
Product: Envisioneer Construction Suite

Missing something between 1st and 2nd floor

I am new to the software and for some reason in viewing the elevations I have a blue stripe between the 1st and 2nd floor as if the 2nd floor is missing.  I can't figure out w
Original Post Date: Jan 26, 2018 at 09:25PM
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Last Commented: By jkzimm | Feb 27, 2018 at 09:11AM
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Cannot add any elements

I had installed Virtual Architect 7.0 on my desktop but cannot add any elements, walls, doors, appliances. Removed and re-installed several times with no luck. Installed it on another desktop and a la
Original Post Date: Feb 25, 2018 at 09:18AM
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Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | Feb 25, 2018 at 04:31PM
Product: Personal Architect

Deleting Locations

Does anyone know how to do this? Understandably, a location cannot be deleted unless it is blank. But if you create a location and don't add anything to it, you cannot delete it.
Original Post Date: Feb 20, 2018 at 05:25PM
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Last Commented: By baino | Feb 22, 2018 at 05:06PM
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V14 is coming soon!

Let's celebrate a new year with a new version of Envisioneer! As a Cadsoft client you are invited to join us for a webcast where we will unveil all of the newest features. We hope you can make it to t
Original Post Date: Jan 09, 2019 at 03:02PM
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Holiday Hours

Hello Everyone On behalf of everyone at Cadsoft we wish you all the best over the holiday season and into the new year! Below are the office hours over the next week, we reduce our hours over the last
Original Post Date: Dec 20, 2018 at 08:13AM
Comments : 2 comments
Last Commented: By jkzimm | Dec 21, 2018 at 12:39PM
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TIP – Spot and Point Lights

FYI TIP -  Most default lights are set to IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) which strives to give accurate lighting results. You can change to either Spot or Point lights to create your own
Original Post Date: Nov 29, 2018 at 10:16AM
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TIP – Change Estimate Formula

When Generating Estimate- the formula (5 gal of paint in this example) is used to calculate quantity / price.  Sq ft of paint required in this example is only 300 sq ft, and 5 gal of paint formu
Original Post Date: Nov 13, 2018 at 10:57AM
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Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

TIP – Top View with High Noon Sun

FYI TIP - Sun Directly Above Using the Sun for Top View Renders is fast and looks good. No need for individual lights. But most settings make it hard to get Sun shadows to look OK. That is because yo
Original Post Date: Nov 09, 2018 at 02:54PM
Comments : 4 comments
Last Commented: By jkzimm | Nov 13, 2018 at 09:57PM
Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

TIP – 2D & 3D Views Open at same time

FYI TIP You can open multiple views at the same time with one OR two monitiors. To get multiple views:  1 - Close all views except for Model View.  2 - Right click 'Model View' in bottom
Original Post Date: Nov 08, 2018 at 01:18PM
Comments : 1 comment
Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | Nov 10, 2018 at 05:57PM
Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

ProDealer Summit

If you are heading to the ProDealer Summit, make sure you stop by and say Hi to Kate and Chantale! https://www.prodealer.com/
Original Post Date: Oct 17, 2018 at 08:57AM
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Webinar this week

Hi  The webinar this week is: Working Drawing Sheet tools. Anyone can register and attend. To save your spot and see the list of other webinars, visit here: https://www.cadsoft.com/learning-
Original Post Date: Oct 15, 2018 at 07:56AM
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Plant Encyclopedia

Are there any plans to expand the plant encyclopedia?  It seems that the encyclopedia has not been upgraded in many releases.  I would be interested if "Quaking Aspen"  Populus Tremuloi
Original Post Date: Aug 18, 2018 at 04:29PM
Comments : 4 comments
Last Commented: By louisaco | Sep 10, 2018 at 11:49AM
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Terrain in the basement

 Has anyone experienced terrain (grass) appearing in the basement area of your drawing? I had fully detailed the basement, but it now appears in 3D as grass.  I dont remember want changed i
Original Post Date: Aug 04, 2018 at 04:04PM
Comments : 2 comments
Last Commented: By Jeffrey Joyce | Aug 05, 2018 at 05:15PM
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V14 is coming soon!

Let's celebrate a new year with a new version of Envisioneer! As a Cadsoft client you are invited to join us for a webcast where we will unveil all of the newest features. We hope you can make it to t
Original Post Date: Jan 09, 2019 at 03:02PM
Comments : no comments
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Holiday Hours

Hello Everyone On behalf of everyone at Cadsoft we wish you all the best over the holiday season and into the new year! Below are the office hours over the next week, we reduce our hours over the last
Original Post Date: Dec 20, 2018 at 08:13AM
Comments : 2 comments
Last Commented: By jkzimm | Dec 21, 2018 at 12:39PM
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TIP – Spot and Point Lights

FYI TIP -  Most default lights are set to IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) which strives to give accurate lighting results. You can change to either Spot or Point lights to create your own
Original Post Date: Nov 29, 2018 at 10:16AM
Comments : no comments
Product: Envisioneer Construction Suite

TIP – Change Estimate Formula

When Generating Estimate- the formula (5 gal of paint in this example) is used to calculate quantity / price.  Sq ft of paint required in this example is only 300 sq ft, and 5 gal of paint formu
Original Post Date: Nov 13, 2018 at 10:57AM
Comments : no comments
Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

TIP – Top View with High Noon Sun

FYI TIP - Sun Directly Above Using the Sun for Top View Renders is fast and looks good. No need for individual lights. But most settings make it hard to get Sun shadows to look OK. That is because yo
Original Post Date: Nov 09, 2018 at 02:54PM
Comments : 4 comments
Last Commented: By jkzimm | Nov 13, 2018 at 09:57PM
Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

TIP – 2D & 3D Views Open at same time

FYI TIP You can open multiple views at the same time with one OR two monitiors. To get multiple views:  1 - Close all views except for Model View.  2 - Right click 'Model View' in bottom
Original Post Date: Nov 08, 2018 at 01:18PM
Comments : 1 comment
Last Commented: By FynrDzynr | Nov 10, 2018 at 05:57PM
Product: Envisioneer Building Essentials

ProDealer Summit

If you are heading to the ProDealer Summit, make sure you stop by and say Hi to Kate and Chantale! https://www.prodealer.com/
Original Post Date: Oct 17, 2018 at 08:57AM
Comments : no comments
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Webinar this week

Hi  The webinar this week is: Working Drawing Sheet tools. Anyone can register and attend. To save your spot and see the list of other webinars, visit here: https://www.cadsoft.com/learning-
Original Post Date: Oct 15, 2018 at 07:56AM
Comments : no comments
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Plant Encyclopedia

Are there any plans to expand the plant encyclopedia?  It seems that the encyclopedia has not been upgraded in many releases.  I would be interested if "Quaking Aspen"  Populus Tremuloi
Original Post Date: Aug 18, 2018 at 04:29PM
Comments : 4 comments
Last Commented: By louisaco | Sep 10, 2018 at 11:49AM
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Terrain in the basement

 Has anyone experienced terrain (grass) appearing in the basement area of your drawing? I had fully detailed the basement, but it now appears in 3D as grass.  I dont remember want changed i
Original Post Date: Aug 04, 2018 at 04:04PM
Comments : 2 comments
Last Commented: By Jeffrey Joyce | Aug 05, 2018 at 05:15PM
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