Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding room tags, part of AutoCAD: Creating Sprinkler and Fire-Alarm Systems.
- [Instructor] Generally the architect…is gonna name the rooms within the building.…This is great, we don't have to.…The problem is, the architect is gonna label the room…and put that label right where we don't want it.…You know what, it's better if we freeze their tags…and add our own.…The objective of this video is…to freeze the architectural room tags.…We will then look at what is called the content browser…and search for our own room tag.…We will find the tag we like,…then we'll place it into our drawing.…
So to get started let's jump into our sprinkler model.…Let's zoom in on the architectural rooms.…If you can't see their room tags,…make sure that this button is checked right here.…Add scales to the annotative objects…when the annotation scale changes.…Make sure that's blue and it's turned on.…Then you'll be able to see the architectural tag.…So what I wanna do is I wanna freeze their tag…and we're gonna add our own tag.…Let's go to the home tab.…
Let's click on the freeze button.…I'm gonna select anyone of these architectural tags…
- Externally referencing architecture
- Setting up display configurations
- Adding room tags
- Setting up routing preferences and systems
- Adding piping and connectors
- Adding fire-alarm devices and control panels
- Creating sections
- Merging and refreshing sections
Skill Level Intermediate
Migrating from AutoCAD to Revitwith Paul F. Aubin2h 18m Intermediate
1. Setting Up the Sprinkler
2. Setting Up the Sprinkler Piping
3. Setting Up the Fire Alarm
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