Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding filled and masking regions, part of Revit Architecture 2014 Essential Training.
In this movie we're going to look at filled regions and masking regions.…Filled and masking regions are two-dimensional shapes that you can apply…to your views that help you to either cover up or to further articulate certain…parts of the drawing. Like other detailing components in Revit,…they are view specific, so they only appear in whatever view you draw them in,…and they are two dimensional. Now if you watched some of the previous…movies, you've already kind of seen the effects of filled and masking regions.…
If I zoom in a little bit here on this view, over here on the right-hand side,…this break mark component that we have actually has a masking region built into it.…So when I select it, these grips here are controlling this shape of that masking…region and that's what's covering up the underline model.…This concrete-filled pattern that we have here in this steel pen, that's actually a…filled region that's built into that detailed component.…So we've really already seen both of these components we've just seen the result of them.…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
- What is BIM?
- Understanding Revit element hierarchy
- Navigating views
- Creating a new project from a template
- Refining a layout with temporary dimensions
- 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
- Plotting and creating a PDF
Skill Level Beginner
Q: Is this course valid for all of the Revit architecture products? Are there any movies in this course that do not work in Revit LT?
A: This course is designed to work for anybody learning any of the Revit architecture products, including Autodesk Revit (available as part of the "Autodesk Building Design Suite"product), Autodesk Revit Architecture, and Autodesk Revit LT.
However, some individual movies in the course are not valid in Revit LT, due to the limited feature set of that application. Those movies are:
Chapter 3 - Accessing multi-user worksharing projects
Chapter 5 - Establishing shared coordinates
Chapter 6 - Using the shape editing tools to create a flat roof
Chapter 7 - Working with stairs
Revit Architecture: Advanced Modelingwith Paul F. Aubin7h 16m Intermediate
Revit Architecture 2012: Renderingwith Paul F. Aubin4h 26m Intermediate
Revit Architecture: The Family Editorwith Paul F. Aubin6h 40m Intermediate
Designing a House in Revit Architecturewith Brian Myers6h 56m Intermediate
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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