Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with visibility and graphic overrides, part of Revit Architecture 2014 Essential Training.
There are many instances when you'll have a need to control the way things display onscreen.…In the previous movie we looked at the Object Styles command, which allowed us to…change Global settings like the Line Weight.…Or we could change, actually, the color or the line styles in that dialog as well,…but, surprisingly we can't use that method to actually hide and show objects.…Now there are plenty of times when you might actually just want to hide something.…Maybe I need to show a furniture plan and that's going to show one set of objects.…And then I need to show a separate power or equipment plan and then it's going to…show some different objects. So to turn things on and off I actually…have to use a different method. And so in this movie we're going to look…at the Visibility Graphic Overrides feature.…
And this is a view specific modification so any changes I make here won't be…global, they'll actually apply only to the view that I'm in.…And I'm in a file here called Visibility Graphics and I'm looking at Level 1 Floor Plan.…
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
Q: Is this course valid for all of the Revit architecture products? Are there any movies in this course that do not work in Revit LT?
A: This course is designed to work for anybody learning any of the Revit architecture products, including Autodesk Revit (available as part of the "Autodesk Building Design Suite"product), Autodesk Revit Architecture, and Autodesk Revit LT.
However, some individual movies in the course are not valid in Revit LT, due to the limited feature set of that application. Those movies are:
Chapter 3 - Accessing multi-user worksharing projects
Chapter 5 - Establishing shared coordinates
Chapter 6 - Using the shape editing tools to create a flat roof
Chapter 7 - Working with stairs
Revit Architecture: Advanced Modelingwith Paul F. Aubin7h 16m Intermediate
Revit Architecture 2012: Renderingwith Paul F. Aubin4h 26m Intermediate
Revit Architecture: The Family Editorwith Paul F. Aubin6h 40m Intermediate
Designing a House in Revit Architecturewith Brian Myers6h 56m Intermediate
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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