Framing Configuration may be found in two locations:


Configuration Settings

Use for all Framing Elements (except Openings) – if ON, then the selected Stud and Plate families will be used for other framing elements, like connections, bridgings, noggings, etc. without an option to change it to a custom family.

Main Type of Studs (or Plates) – pick a family and type for the Studs or Plates. 

Sample stud and plate families come with Wall+M:

For C+C systemM_MF C+C Stud and M_MF C+C Plate

For C+C Chamfered systemM_MF C+C_CH Stud and M_MF C+C_CH Plate

For C+U system M_MF Stud-Joist and M_MF Track

M goes for Metric system, I goes for Imperial. 

Do not use any other families! 

You can use other families only in special cases. Contact us 

Width (b) – shows the width, b, parameter value of the selected family type.

Depth (h, d) – shows the depth, h or d, parameter value of the selected family type.

Define Depth (h, d) by Layer Thickness – the software will create a new type for the selected family and change the depth value to the wall layer thickness so that the frames will fit the layer in the wall.

Wall Frame Panels – if ON, then wall frames are assembled in factory; if OFF – assembled on-site.