Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a group, part of Revit Architecture 2014 Essential Training.
Sometimes you develop a part of your design that can be reused elsewhere in the project.…You can simply use Copy and Paste for such items, but a better choice is to create a group.…A group gives you a powerful way to manage repetitive items.…Once you create a group, if you make a change to one instance of the group that…change occurs across the entire project. So to demonstrate that I'm going to work…here in this file called Create a Group. And we're going to use our condo layout…that we've been working on for the last several movies.…going to zoom out just a touch here and make a window selection around everything…that I have on the screen. And then up here on the ribbon, we will…find our Create Group command or we can type GP.…
A dialog will appear which actually indicates for me that I am really creating…two groups. The model geometry such as the walls,…doors and windows will go in the first group.…And I'm going to name that, two bedroom unit.…And this is a model group. Model groups contain model geometry.…
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
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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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