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About ShaneK

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    Caro, MI.
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    Design/Build Contractor since 1984 and I started Chief Architect in early 90's with Version 2.0

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  1. ShaneK

    Closed Risers on Exterior Stairs

    Everyone wants a single button to fix their issue or they are going back or getting refund or ????? Chief is by far the best we have to work with or we wouldn't be here. Work arounds are in all aspects of life!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  2. Grab roof planes drag them to overhang you want, go to attic and move gable attic wall out to match roof you just moved. Chief will regenerate another wall but it works in seconds no settings to change.
  3. ShaneK

    Layout file and re-linking

    Can an entire layout be linked to a new file in quick way?
  4. ShaneK

    Dimension Extension Gap - Doors & Windows

    you can adjust it in the annotation set you are using. Change your defaults if you want it to stick forever.
  5. ShaneK

    Dormer walls not generating

    All your walls on 3rd floor are attic and no room definition. Change all of that too.
  6. ShaneK

    Dormer walls not generating

    All the blue walls were not needed and stopping you from adding a floating dormer. I deleted blue walls on 3rd floor and you had some walls in attic that stopped center dormer from generating. I believe you tried using the auto dormer tool that is where holes in roof came from. I did not draw any walls, deletes and auto floating dormer. Explode dormer and you can move stuff, but be careful. When I said "clean up dormers" I was referring to wrong colors or materials.
  7. ShaneK

    Dormer walls not generating

    You need to clean up dormers. Orphanos Foundation Renovations
  8. ShaneK

    SIPs as Floor Framing?

  9. ShaneK

    Exterior Pony Wall clean up

    Now give Solver a point for helping you!!!!!
  10. ShaneK

    Best practice for full walkout basement plan?

    I have many walk-outs and all are on floor zero. Pay attention to deep footings and site elevations.
  11. ShaneK

    foundation section

    Slab detail.plan
  12. ShaneK

    Roof Fascia Issue

    I beat tech support by 1 hour with same advice.
  13. ShaneK

    Display a layout border

    I have no idea, it was easier to make new for you Arch D 36 x 24 portrait.layout
  14. ShaneK

    Display a layout border

    maybe red line is outside of the printer margins. Everything on page 0 should show up on all pages.