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I'm modeling an as-built that requires a box window.  The framers forced the window to fit into the box and butchered the vertical casing as shown in the first photo.  I am unable to recreate this in CA as it won't let me make the window any wider which I was hoping would force the casing into the wall thereby making it appear to be cut.  I changed the rough opening on the sides to zero.  This allowed me to increase the width a bit, but still not wide enough.  Is there any way to override the max window width while using a box window or another workaround?  Much thanks, Kevin

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Try the default settings under the plan heading.  Upper part of that dbx check "ignore casing for opening size".

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Tom - thanks for the reply.  That, however, is not working.  It still has a max width that I cannot exceed.

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Try moving the window with dimensions, or Transform/Replicate

 

Post plan too.

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By the way, just as a side note, I personally pretty rarely use the box and bay window tools.  They're quick and easy for basic scenarios sometimes, but for anything out of the ordinary, I commonly find the need to just model them manually using walls, windows, room definitions, etc.

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I'll suggest using the Box Window tool is the issue. 

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24 minutes ago, Alaskan_Son said:

Try checking these settings...

 

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Michael - thanks.  That did the job.  I appreciate the help!

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Eric - moving the window seems to work too.  Thanks for the suggestion!

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