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please tell me how to calculate the length of all the walls

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A wall schedule will tell you the length of all the individual walls but I am not sure that it will total them for you.

 

It may need a custom macro.

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2 minutes ago, Chopsaw said:

A wall schedule will tell you the length of all the individual walls but I am not sure that it will total them for you.

 

It may need a custom macro.


You can just copy/paste the schedule into an excel spreadsheet and add them  up in there.  No macros necessary.

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3 minutes ago, Alaskan_Son said:

You can just copy/paste the schedule into an excel spreadsheet and add them  up in there.  No macros necessary.

 

Thanks Michael,  That should work for most situations, but I think it could be set up to be live although it would be a lot of work to do it.

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18 minutes ago, Chopsaw said:

 

Thanks Michael,  That should work for most situations, but I think it could be set up to be live although it would be a lot of work to do it.


Yes.  Using some custom macros it can be done so that there’s a live total in the schedule.  I’ve set up a handful of similar systems for other users.  It really kinda depends on what the end goal is as to whether it’s worth the trouble of setting up and maintaining said system.  

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maybe there is another way to read the green plate under the walls?

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The Material List will give you individual wall lengths and a total length for each wall type.

 

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