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Cinema 4D Exchange Add-On Downloads for ARCHICAD 21

The CINEMA 4D product family has everything to satisfy your professional 3D modeling, texturing, animating and rendering needs. CINEMA 4D is a robust, professional, easy to use 3D Animation software that offers customizable configuration suitable for any industry and all skill levels.

Note: For architectural visualization, CineRender, the built-in rendering engine of ARCHICAD, provides most of the rendering capabilities of the CINEMA 4D R18 version. For professional purposes and to further exploit the texture mapping, rendering and animating capabilities of CINEMA 4D, please use the built-in export command in ARCHICAD. The export feature lets you precisely export the ARCHICAD model, together with the surface- and the rendering settings, into CINEMA 4D with one click. You can learn more about the Add-On on HelpCenter.

Installation of Cinema 4D Exchange Add-On for ARCHICAD 21

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Locate the desired language and OS version in the list below and download the installer. Further language versions are uploaded continually.


Download Language Windows Mac OSX User Guide Last modified
Cinema 4D Exchange add-on for ARCHICAD 21
INT

71.4 MB

67.5 MB
Jun 14, 2017
Cinema 4D Exchange add-on for ARCHICAD 21
GER

71.5 MB

67.5 MB
Jun 14, 2017
Cinema 4D Exchange add-on for ARCHICAD 21
SPA

71.5 MB

67.5 MB
Aug 18, 2017
Cinema 4D Exchange add-on for ARCHICAD 21
JPN

71.7 MB

67.7 MB
Sept 26, 2017

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Important: When installing Cinema 4D Add-On, you must be logged on as a member of the Administrator Group.

Windows:
Double-click the downloaded executable file, which will open the unpacker application. Specify a temporary location for the installer files, then click Extract. After files are extracted, the installer wizard will automatically start and guide you through the rest of the installation.

Mac OS X:
Double-click on the downloaded image file to be automatically mounted by the system. Then double-click on the Cinema 4D Add-On Installer application in the mounted volume's root directory. The installer wizard will automatically start and guide you through the rest of the installation.

User Guide:
After installing CINEMA 4D add-on properly, you can find an electronic version of the CINEMA 4D add-on User Guide in the ARCHICAD/Documentation folder.


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Notes on Uninstalling:

Windows:
Go to the Windows "Control Panel" and select "Programs and Features" to remove all Cinema 4D Add-On components from your computer. You can also browse to your ARCHICAD 20 folder and execute the uninstaller in the Uninstall.C4D subfolder.

Mac OS X:
Browse to your ARCHICAD 20 folder and execute the uninstaller in the Uninstall.C4D subfolder. This will start the uninstaller, which will remove all Cinema 4D components from your computer.

Limitations

Limitations at importing CINEMA 4D models into ARCHICAD by loading, merging c4d type files and by freeform modeling:

Limitations at exporting ARCHICAD models to CINEMA 4D by saving 3D view and freeform modeling:


Earlier Cinema 4D add-on versions