Known and Fixed Bugs in API 20

Please find below a list of known and already fixed defects in the API.

You may also check the list of corrected bugs of the API of the previous ARCHICAD versions:

API related bugs fixed in ARCHICAD 20

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API 20


Known bugs and requests that have not been solved yet

Ref. # Defect summary
35522 Page size and orientation cannot be set for printing via API
36343 Unable to define gables for zone elements
36602 ACAPI_Element_GetComponents can be interrupted with “Reference key code not found” warning dialog
37341 Load Favorites functionality should be available through API
39402 API does not send element notifications when placed hotlink is deleted
52660 Changed floorplan elements in the section/elevation window are not rebuilt automatically (for a workaround see API_SectElemID notes at ACAPI_Element_Change)
53242 Cannot access section database via API if it has not been opened yet
53271 ACAPI_Element_Delete does not return error code when deleting elements from a hidden layer
53273 APIEnv_ChangeSunSetsID is documented but not implemented
53993 ACAPI_Command_ExternalCall hangs if called during GDL interpretation
64457 Cannot add custom panel to Profile Attribute Settings
74337 APIAny_GetTextureCoordID works incorrectly
88303 Request for notification when the user changes an object instance to a library part referring different subtype
88304 Request for unregister library parts
101389 Cannot apply correct image cropping, and a drawing created from clipped drawings will become unclipped
103219 ACAPI_LibPart_ShapePrims does not work for default
104556 API_WallQuantity does not contain the surface area of the outside of a complex wall (cWallSurface1)
124690 ACAPI_Notify_GetParentElement does not work for deleted zones
126174 Requesting 3D body data via the API reports errors to the user
126440 Request for getting the wall hole cut by a window/door
127163 Cannot avoid APIIo_SettingsDialogID function showing the selected element
140709 API does not handle renovation extra overrides
150629 There is no API UserData conversion support in case of saving old version plan
155161 ACAPI_Notify_GetParentElement does not retrieve all the data of the element
156890 No notification sent for storey-linked elements when the storey height changes
158632 Changing the layer of 10000 wall elements is very slow
164127 Cannot set camera position in Axonometric view (APIEnv_Change3DProjectionSetsID)
173543 Cannot remove a Subset in the Layout Book, but create only (APIDb_CreateSubSetID)