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“This is a known issue set to fixed in a future update and/or release: Certain Palettes (e.g. Photorendering Settings and Renovation) can’t be opened

To fix it in a more precise manner :


Press the Windows key on your keyboard to initiate a search

Type "regedit.exe" and double-click the Registry Editor or RegEdit icon when it appears.

In the Registry Editor window that appears navigate in the tree structure on the left to:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > GRAPHISOFT > ArchiCAD-64 > ArchiCAD-64 XXXX YYY R1 > Dialog Manager Custom Data (Where XXXX YYY is the version number and language you are using.)

5. Find "RenderingSettingsPaletteRect"; click on it to highlight it and press the Delete key on your keyboard. 6. Close the Registry Editor window 7. Launch ARCHICAD and activate the PhotoRendering Settings palette.”