VisualARQ 1.9.5 available

VisualARQ 1.9.5 is now available for download.

This new service release fixes a few bugs and adds some new features and changes:

  • More flexibility to import IFC files.
  • VisualARQ Grasshopper Components is no longer a Beta and it is included in the main installer.
  • The "Free" license mode is replaced by a "Viewer" mode that prevents from losing VisualARQ data. (More information...)
  • Help guide updated in French, Spanish, German, Italian and Chinese

See the complete list in What's new.

Download it!

This is a free service release for all VisualARQ users.

  1. If you are a VisualARQ user, download VisualARQ 1.9.5
  2. If you are an Evaluation user, download the new Evaluation version to test the new features.

VisualARQ 1.9 available

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VisualARQ 1.9 is now available for download. Owners of VisualARQ are encouraged to download and install VisualARQ 1.9. This is a free service release for all VisualARQ users.

Download it!

  1. If you are a VisualARQ user, download VisualARQ 1.9
  2. If you are an Evaluation user, download the new Evaluation version to test the new features.

What’s new in 1.9

This version fixes all known bugs and includes a significant number of new features, including:
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  • IFC Import. (Video)
  • IFC tag. (Video)
  • Multilayer slabs (Video)
  • Columns can be created from blocks for the 2D/3D representation (Video)
  • Option to insert openings in Curtain walls
  • Curtain walls with curved panels
  • Added a control point to lean curtain walls
  • Tag orientation (Video)
  • Plan view depth of field

See the complete list in What's new.


VisualARQ 1.8 available

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VisualARQ 1.8 is now available for download. Owners of VisualARQ are encouraged to download and install VisualARQ 1.8. This is a free service release for all VisualARQ users.

Download it!

  1. If you are a VisualARQ user, download VisualARQ 1.8
  2. If you are an Evaluation user, download the new Evaluation version to test the new features.

New price:

VisualARQ 1.8 price will change. This change will be effective from August 1st 2014 and will only affect commercial licenses.

Hurry up and purchase VisualARQ before the price changes!

What’s new in 1.8:

This version has more new features and enhancements than ever, including:

  • New parametric Curtain Wall object. (Video)
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  • Section attributes on VisualARQ and Rhino objects: set the line widths, print colors, hatch patterns, etc. on any kind of geometry for display and printing purposes. (Video)
  • Texture mappings on VisualARQ objects: no need to explode the VisualARQ objects anymore to assign texture materials on them and apply surface, box, cylindrical mappings, etc. More information.
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  • New Level Manager: shows and hides levels easily. (Video)
  • Wall layers in 3D: wall layers are now shown in Section views and can have different materials for rendering purposes.
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  • Improved IFC exporter: models are much better exported to IFC for Revit, ArchiCAD, Solibri, etc. with a minor loss of information. (More information)
  • More object styles and beam profiles added: full AISC and European standard beam styles added to VisualARQ templates.
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  • New Tag object: displays VisualARQ objects information in 2D labels. (More information)
New Plan View
  • Help also available in Spanish, German, Italian and French.
  • Zoo support: shares VisualARQ licenses among users on the same network workgroup.
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VisualARQ 1.8 fixes all known bugs and also includes many enhancements. See the complete list in What’s new.


VisualARQ 1.6 available

VisualARQ 1.6 is now available for download. Owners of VisualARQ are encouraged to download and install VisualARQ 1.6. This is a free service release for all VisualARQ users.

What’s new in 1.6:

  • Real-time Plan Views in page Layout details.
  • Customizable wall joints
  • Wall components wrapping.
  • Hatched section views (video).
  • Tables with area, length and volume of VisualARQ objects.

  1. If you are a VisualARQ user, download VisualARQ 1.6
  2. If you are an evaluation user, download the new Evaluation version to test the new features.

VisualARQ 1.6 fixes all known bugs. There are also a number of enhancements. See the complete list in What’s new.


VisualARQ 1.3 available

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VisualARQ 1.3 is now available for download. Owners of VisualARQ are encouraged to download and install VisualARQ 1.3. This is a free service release for all VisualARQ users.

What’s new in 1.3?

  • Improved stairs: Added slab, better representation and more properties. (video)
  • Sections: New and faster Hidden Line Removal engine for sections and plan views. (video)
  • IFC Export: Added support for non-unicode character sets (ISO 8859-15). (+info)
  • Properties panel: New design and collapsible categories and properties.

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