In this movie, I'd like to look at connecting the Wall Geometry to the Roof Geometry.…The file I have on the screen is called Attaching Walls.…And as you can see, over here on the left, the walls do not actually meet the roof object.…So they all stop here at whatever height they happen to be assigned to.…In this case, they're going up to the level.…But they don't go all the way up to the roof.…Now compare that to, this wall here that you can see actually goes up and follows…the slope of the roof. It's actually really easy to achieve that.…All you have to do is select the wall, or walls.…
And use this button right here to attach its top or base to the near by geometry.…Now we are going to do this with the roof, but you can actually do this with floor…slaps or with ceilings or with any geometry that runs horizontally.…So to make this a little easier I am going to select all four walls, so I am…going to highlight one, press my Tab key. That'll highlight all four walls, and then…remember when you're doing a chain selection with your Tab key don't forget…
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
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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