Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring the Recent Files window and the application menu, part of Revit Architecture 2013 Essential Training.
The Recent Files screen greets you when you first launch Revit. The screen gives…you quick access to the most recently- used project and family files, you'll…also find quick links to various resources, mostly online resources that maybe…of interest to you, like the user community and what's new and things like…that. So let's take a look.…Here is our Recent Files screen as it appears in Revit Architecture. I've got my…Projects area at the top and my Families area beneath that.…The last four projects that you had open are shown there with icons, up to the…last four, because as you can see here with the Family area I haven't opened any…families yet, so I only see two items there.…
Now what you see on your screen may vary slightly because naturally you might…have opened different files than I have, so the specific items that are listed…here aren't that important, it's just simply that it's a quick way for you to…get to that file again. So if I was working on this project yesterday, and I…want to reopen it again today, all I have to do is click this icon and it will…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
- Introducing building information modeling (BIM)
- Adding levels, grids, and columns to set up a project
- Creating building layouts with walls, doors, and windows
- Modifying wall types and properties
- Working with DWG files and CAD inserts
- Adding rooms
- Adding curtain grids, mullions, and panels
- Using cutaway views
- Generating schedules and tags
- Adding callouts such as text and symbols
- Understanding families
- Outputting files, including DWF and PDF files
Skill Level Beginner
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
7. Complex Walls
8. Visibility and Graphic Controls
10. Schedules and Tags
11. Annotation and Details
12. The Basics of Families
13. Sheets, Plotting, and Publishing
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