Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Selecting the correct template, part of Revit: Families.
In this lesson, we're going to examine what Revit Family templates are, and why …it's important to use the correct one? We're also going to take a look at the …Family Template Interface. I remember when I first started creating …Families, I viewed these templates as mere suggestions. …I don't need a template. Long story short, I needed a template. …And I needed the right one. Although, this may seem a bit remedial, …it is necessary just to peruse the different templates and look at how the …Family Editor works. The objective of this exercise is to take …a look at the necessary tools to get us started in the right direction when it …comes to families. Open Revit and follow along.…
In Revit, we'll see we can start a new project or open an existing project. …In Families, we can see that we can start a New Family or open an existing family. …I'll take the click on the New button. This brings us right to the New Family …Select Template file dialog. We can look down through here and see …some of these items. Let's go ahead and open up Casework Wild Base. …
- Creating a basic profile family
- Creating a door family
- In-place massing
- Working with complex families
- Using yes/no parameters and if statements