Questions tagged [archimesh-add-on]

Archimesh is an add-on that comes shipped with Blender that generates objects useful for architectural visualisation, such as rooms, doors and windows etc. This tag should be used for questions about using the add-on and not for general architectural questions.

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How to create an invisible mesh like CTRL_Hole in Archimesh?

As far as I understand, to use the boolean modifier to cut a hole, the selected object has to be a mesh. Is it possible to create a mesh that is invisible like CTRL_Hole in Archimesh to create the ...
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Can't move objects created by archimesh into a collection folder

When I move objects into a collection by drag and drop, or by M key, it does not move the whole structure. I tried Select Hierarchy, but there are still objects left, and I am not sure how to remove ...
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Create an ArchiMesh Truss using Python API

Someone who is familiar with Archimesh Python API, please give me an example on how to add a truss given two Vectors of vertices. Or point me to the archimesh API documentation. Many thanks.
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Archimesh Wall reference

How to reference a wall of an Archimesh room using Python API? Specifically I would like to create a window panel for a specific Wall Using Python API I printed out the children names of object 'room' ...
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Blender 3.5: Archimesh baseboard orientation and autoholes?

So I have made a wall with a certain kind of window and used autoholes. If I attached the wireframe, you would see the hole has been made (plus the glass is transparent to the balcony) yet the ...
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problem with archimesh roof

Okay so I am designing a barn for a guy in my town, and I was trying to put the roof on, but when I selected the roof option, I quickly found out there were no options to costuming said roof, like ...
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I'm facing a problem in Blender after trying to use Archimesh

I'm facing this problem in Blender and I don't know how to solve it. ...
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HDRI lighting too dark and HDR image just acting odd

Im following this tutorial by blender guru about archviz. Im at the point where he's making the room however after adding the environmental HDR texture and the window glass texture, there seem to be a ...
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Archimesh cabinet deformation

How can I deform of change the shape of the whole archimech cabinet just to make it like sideways from the corner of the cabinet on the right to the edge of the door on the left i would like it to ...
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How to create door between two rooms using archimesh?

I'm trying to connect two rooms created in archimesh with door frame: but when I'm using auto holes it doesn't work. The only result is dissapearing of door groups: I've seen solution: join rooms, ...
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Archimesh Rail Window Apparently not set as Parent structure

In the tutorial I'm following the person is able to move the rail window when created. To me it looks like the newly created window is just in a group. It's parts move or get left behind when I try ...
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ARCHIMESH on Blender 3.1 does not appear on Add Mesh Menu

I am using Blender 3.1 I am making A building for my model railroad. Built the walls and needed to make a door and windows I found ARCHIMESH so I downloaded the zip file and placed it in my blender ...
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How to reshape the window rail from Archimesh

I am following this tutorial here https://youtu.be/wrzSrjAY69c?t=543 and at this point after adding the rail window it resizes the two main windows into 3 but I just can’t figure out how to do that ...
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Merging rooms in Archimesh

I'm pretty new in Blender, using it (version 3.0) with Archimesh (version 1.2.2) to model a house. Archimesh is very helpful when building single rooms. But if more than one room is needed I can't ...
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How can I unlock rotation and displacement for multiple objects at once?

I have created a collection of objects that includes archimesh objects. I want to duplicate, move and rotate the collection. Since archimesh objects have some of its properties locked, I have to ...
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Broken Archimesh file

I was working on a model of a building with a lot of windows and doors. Everything was working fine until I could not edit the properties of the windows. I get "Warning: Operator does not work in ...
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Find inside faces of room using Python

I am currently writing a python script to automate creation of flats from polygons. Currently I am trying to correctly identify the insides of the generated rooms. An example for a room looks like ...
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Converting Archimesh to standard Blender objects

I initially used Archimesh to create a house plan, including windows. I have since decided that these are difficult to manipulate and have gone back to using native Blender tools. However, some of the ...
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How to make curved windows using Archimesh?

I'm on blender 2.83.1, and I'm using the archimesh panel window to model windows because its easy to just stick in. However for the main bay window of my house (there's 6 windows), when I change the ...
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Archimesh " Operator does not work in edit mode "

When I edit the size of the object image in the room generator the image / object disappears, even the scene of the room part disappears. It shows a warning on the room generator The operator ...
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Blender 2.80 - Why can't I see Archimesh' properties?

I'm trying to create a room on a new installation of blender... When I press the N Key, I see the following on the properties window... The Teansform properties are showing, and the global properties ...
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How to duplicate an Archimesh generated object in blender 2.8

I am creating a kitchen scene, and in order to create cabinets I am using door objects made in archimesh. The problem is when I try to duplicate the doors, the only way to do this is to select all of ...
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Cabinet Properties aren't showing up! Archimesh Broken?

i'm following a tutorial on how to design interiors and in the start he (Blender Guru) edits a cabinet (height size, countertop length, bevels etc.). As soon as he presses cabinet, a window with these ...
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Archimesh units do not calculate to project scene units. inches/meters issue

I'm having some difficulty getting Archimesh units to match to the same units in blender's scene settings. Archimesh still adds rooms/walls with a default height of 2.4 units no matter if that is ...
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Unlink wall and e.t.c. from Archimesh

I created the wall with the Archimesh plugin, then I want to disconnect it and edit it like any other object manually. How can I do it? I will try to explain, although it is difficult in English. It ...
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Archimesh is missing

I downloaded Blender from the official website two days ago to make a VR project, and I saw someone on YouTube using Archimesh add-on to build a room and objects. I pressed ⎈ Ctrl⎇ AltU ...
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Why does a black box appear in the render instead of a window when using the Archimesh add-on?

My window looks fine in the viewport. But when I go into into rendered mode, its just a black box. Viewport: Rendered mode:
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Why does a box appear when I try to make a window hole in a wall using Archimesh?

I get this weird thing when I set auto holes on the wall. It should boolean a hole for the window.
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Joining rooms made with archimesh creates one sided model

I'm a real blender noob (maybe 4 hours of experience). I created model of a house with archimesh addon. Once I was happy with the layout, I joined all the rooms into one model using CTRL + J. I tried ...
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Archimesh, properties? [duplicate]

In relation blender 2.79 and the archimesh tool shelf missing, which was answered in Archimesh is not displayed in the Tool shelf The properties panel is disabled. For example when i add a column i ...
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Archimesh is not displayed in the Tool shelf

I've enabled Archimesh and just started using it. The problem is I can't find it among the tools in the Tool shelf. How can it be fixed?
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Archimesh License [closed]

I'm trying to understand what exactly I can do with archimesh. I have already researched the license is GPL, but when I read about it, it gets really confusing. For example, if I make a kitchen in ...
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Archimesh vs Archipack

So now, with 2.79, there are two architecture addons. Do they serve different purposes? Do archipack replace archimesh?
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Archimesh: Undoing bad topology with the walls: How?

Alright, allow me to specify. There is an add-on in Blender named Archimesh. It allows you to create rooms, including walls. You can add depth to those walls. Previously, putting in windows meant ...
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Archimesh export as fbx leaves large box on windows and doors

I am trying to export a mesh made with the Archimesh addon as an .fbx for use in Unreal engine. Whenever I export any room with a door or a window, the auto hole doesn't follow after export. At first ...
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Acrhimesh Texture Problem

I am struck with a very annoying problem, I have created a Cube and fixed a texture on the cube using UV Map. Everything is fine, But When i add archimesh, the texture is removed, and when i add any ...
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Archimesh installing problems [closed]

The Archimesh add-ons don't appear in the add-ons list after installing them. I got this message: 'One or more addons do not have UTF-8 encoding!
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