Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Accessing Revit options, part of Revit Architecture 2016 Essential Training (Imperial).
- In this movie we're going to look at the…overall system-wide options that Revit has…available to us.…Now I should point out that most of these…options will probably be set by some sort…of a CAD or BIM manager, if you work in a firm,…and most of the time these settings are,…what I would term, "set it and forget it"…options, so once they've been configured to…your liking, you rarely have to change them…unless there's some change in circumstance…that requires it.…So these settings are not stored with…each project, in other words.…They're stored with the Revit environment…and they follow from project to project.…
Now I don't actually have any projects open…right now and it's not necessary to open…a project to get to the options.…You can access them without anything…open onscreen.…The first option I'm going to look at is…how I'm signed in.…So at the top rightand corner of the screen…you can see that there are several icons…and one of them has the sign-in option,…that's right here, and you can see…that that's labelled Autodesk 360.…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
Paul also shows advanced techniques for modeling stairs, complex walls, and partially obscured building elements, as well as adding rooms and solid geometry. Finally, discover how to annotate your drawing so all the components are perfectly understood, and learn how to output sheets to DWF, PDF, or AutoCAD.
- Understanding BIM and the Revit element hierarchy
- Navigating views
- Creating a new project from a template
- Adding walls, doors, and windows
- Adding plumbing fixtures and other components
- Linking AutoCAD DWG files
- Rotating and aligning Revit links
- Working with footprint and extrusion roofs
- Adding openings
- Adding railings and extensions to stairs
- Creating stacked and curtain walls
- Hiding and isolating objects
- Adding rooms
- Creating schedule views and tags
- Adding text and dimensions
- Creating new families
- Using reference planes, parameters, and constraints
- Plotting and creating a PDF
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Core Concepts
2. Getting Comfortable with the Revit Environment
3. Starting a Project
4. Modeling Basics
5. Links, Imports, and Groups
6. Sketch-Based Modeling Components
8. Complex Walls
9. Visibility and Graphic Controls
11. Schedules and Tags
12. Annotation and Details
13. The Basics of Families
14. Sheets, Plotting, and Publishing
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