Guys, I am starting to find some of the limitations that I see discussed in the forums and am wondering if this is one of those. The current plan I am working on has various footing widths and depths specified by the engineer for the foundation walls. While trying to create a wall schedule that will show each wall based on footing width and depth and when I look at the available macro's under Object Properties for a macro I don't see anything specific to the footing depth. Anyone know if this property exists for a foundation wall?
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I have a total of 14 possible layout pages I use. I have my layout pages defined using the # sign. On my "0" layout page I use %page.print% for the page number and %numpages% to get the total number of pages. I don't always use all 14 pages but would rather not delete them from the client layout file in case they decide they want additional pages later. So, as it is, even if I just need six pages the number 14 displays (see attachment). Is there a way to get that macro to reflect the number of pages used in my layout schedule or the number of actual pages that I will print? Also, is there an easier way to select which pages display in the layout table than opening each layout page and editing each one's layout page information (like a list of layout pages you could pull up and select/deselect the two checkboxes on this DBX?
i have a Library of Ruby macro that was custom coded for me few years back.
some the task/script is not working anymore cuz of the X12 upgrade.
i would like have this Library upgraded and refresh the Code to the X12 version. and get it working again.
the Library was very well and beautifully coded by another guru/ruby master.
But unfortunately, iam unable reach the original programmer to redo this project.
im looking for someone that could help and take over and upgrade this Library.
Please contact me.
I'm trying to figure out if there is a way to display room occupancy load, using a text color tag.
For example if a room was 100 ft.² and the fire occupancy load is 7 ft.² per person able to take the (room area divided by 7)
the formula would also need to round up or down to the nearest whole number
Here is the "Callout Specification" dialog window
Here is the "callout tag" with the formula, but I would like it to be modified so instead it show the red text or something similar