Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Looking at interface similarities, part of Migrating from AutoCAD to Revit.
Over the course of the last several releases, Autodesk has taken strides to unify the user…interface between its various products.…So while the intended workflow and processes between AutoCAD and Revit vary greatly, many…of the user interface items are similar, this makes it easier to get comfortable with software quickly.…So let's just start at the top of the screen here, with things like the Application menu,…Quick Access toolbar, and the Help system.…Here's the Application menu, it's labeled with the big R icon here.…And it's essentially the File menu, and it's very similar to the one that we have in AutoCAD.…
You can do New files, you can open an existing ones, Save them, Export, Print, and Publish.…So it's essentially a File menu.…If you highlight over an item the menu opens up to give you the several options except…in the case of something like the Save or the Close Command where there are no options,…but all the others have the little submenus that appear there.…At the very top we have these two icons here, which will show you either a list of the documents…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
- Comparing AutoCAD and Revit
- Customizing Revit settings
- Exploring the Revit interface
- Organizing with categories versus layers
- Understanding families and groups versus blocks
- Using links instead of Xrefs
- Tracing, nesting, and exploding CAD files
Skill Level Intermediate
Advanced Modeling in Revit Architecturewith Paul F. Aubin7h 17m Intermediate
1. Basic Concepts
2. Getting Comfortable with Revit
3. Using AutoCAD Files in Revit
4. Working with AutoCAD Architecture
Using the IFC format7m 54s
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