algorithmic modeling for Rhino

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FAQ? What FAQ? Who?

Welcome. This discussion forum is aimed at providing a highly searchable collection of answers to common questions. If you run into a bug,…

Started by David RuttenLatest Reply

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I've posted a question and no one has answered it!

Whilst the majority of cries for help on the forum get answered within the hour, some don't. There may be a valid reason for this so please…

Started by Danny Boyes

36 Mar 16
Reply by David Rutten

DataTree selection rules

Dear Users, I've been working on data tree selection rules this weekend and when 0.9.0063 is released (hopefully tomorrow, 4th November) t…

Started by David Rutten

57 Mar 16
Reply by David Rutten

Please help, very simple question

Hi, I am new to grasshopper and I am trying to get familiar with it. I have searched online tutorials and was introduced to metaball 3D. Ho…

Started by Matthew Law

6 Mar 11
Reply by Matthew Law

How do I install Grasshopper on Rhino5?

At present Grasshopper should run on Rhino 4.0 (SR8 or later), Rhino5 32-bit and Rhino5 64-bit. However, the Grasshopper installer only inf…

Started by David Rutten

32 Mar 8
Reply by David Rutten

Is it possible to export a Grasshopper definition as a standalone script or application?

Short answer: no. Long answer (edited/elaborated from posts by David Rutten, in this post): There is no single script running behind the s…

Started by Andrew Heumann

3 Feb 8
Reply by Ramon

The Why and How of Data Trees

This is not tutorial on how to use data trees. The goal of this article is to explain why data trees are used in Grasshopper. Data storage…

Started by David Rutten

1 Jan 20
Reply by nikos tzar

Why doesn't equality work as I think it should?

When numbers are displayed on the screen, they are typically rounded to avoid looking like 31.5000000000000089,  31.500000000000000092 or 3…

Started by Mateusz Zwierzycki

1 Dec 4, 2014
Reply by David Rutten

Popup shortcuts

The double click popup window for inserting components accepts a number of different input formats. If you provide a plain component name (…

Started by David Rutten

16 Nov 10, 2014
Reply by Danny Boyes

What are the icons on a component's input/output parameter?

Not sure if it qualifies as a FAQ but I wanted to reference it in other threads without having to post the same thing over and over. I/O M…

Started by Danny Boyes

2 Aug 1, 2014
Reply by CongChien

Everything you need to know about Display and View Menus in Grasshopper

[Skeleton Outline - Will complete latter] Note I am going to close the discussion while I work on it (possibly afterwards as well) so that…

Started by Danny Boyes

5 Jun 25, 2014
Reply by Danny Boyes



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