Understanding view range


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Understanding view range

Orthographic views in Revit are generated from the 3D model using a variety of rules derived from conventional architectural drafting. When it comes to plan views, architectural drafting convention treats a plan as basically a horizontal section, cutting the building at a predetermined height above the floor and looking down into the model. Naturally, there are many other rules and abstractions applied to the graphics to achieve an acceptable floor plan; however, the concept of the cut plan is used quite literally in Revit. In this movie we're going to look at the View Range feature, which incorporates the cut plane and a few other settings. And I'm in a file here called View Range in order for us to do that.

So I'm looking at the Level 1 Floor Plan view, and it has all of the default View Range settings applied to it. Now let's start with where we can find the View Range settings. So if you look at your Properties palette and make sure it says Floor Plan over...

Understanding view range
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Understanding view range 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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