Import tips


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Import tips

In this movie I want to wrap up our discussion of working with CAD files in Revit by just sharing with you a few tips that you want to keep in mind. Now whether we are talking about inserts or links, there are a few basic best practices. So let me start off by talking about this Query tool that we've already looked at in a few other movies. If I select it, and come in here and touch one of the objects in this CAD file. So you could see that that little hollow metal frame there at the top of my door detail is on a layer called A-Detl -Bold and we looked at this in some of the previous movies.

What we haven't looked at yet is that there's actually some buttons down below here. We can actually take that layer that we've just queried and we can hide it in the current view, we can even delete it. So let me start with Hide in the view. So I'll click that, and as you might expect, it does exactly what that name implies. It hides that element. In this case it only hid the one ele...

Import tips
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Import tips 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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CAD
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Revit
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