Creating a new family from a template


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Creating a new family from a template

Ok. So let's get started creating our first piece of Revit family content. It all starts with the choice of template, so that will be the first thing we are going to look at here in this movie. I don't have any files open onscreen; I'm just looking at the Revit Recent Files screen. And we have two ways we can create our new family: we can do it down here in the Families area of the Recent Files screen, or you can use the big R, the Application menu, highlight New, and choose Family. So you either choose it there or you click this New link right here; either one will get you to the same place.

In both cases you will be in the New Family - Select Template File dialog, and the easiest way to understand what we've got here is to select the first item and then use the arrow keys on your keyboard to kind of quickly page through several of these items. And you'll notice over on the Preview there on the right, there is a lot of difference between each one of these ...

Creating a new family from a template
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Creating a new family from a template provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Paul F. Aubin as part of the Revit Architecture 2013 Essential Training

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