Learning how to navigate in the various views in a Revit project is an important skill.…So in this movie, I'd like to show you how to do some basic actions like zoom…and pan, and how to orbit a 3D view.…So I am in a file here called Condo and we are going to use this just as a…backdrop to do some view navigation.…You can really open up any file you like.…Now the easiest way to navigate a view is to use the wheel on your mouse.…So if you don't have wheel mouse, you definitely want to invest in one.…If you roll the wheel it will zoom out, if you roll down and if I roll up it will zoom in.…
Now you'll notice that the zooming is taking place pretty much where my mouse is.…So if I move my mouse say over here on top of the building, and then repeat that…you'll see that the zooming is more centered on that location.…Move it over here in the parking lot, same thing.…So you can control not only the level of zoom, but where the zoom is focused on…simply by the way you move the mouse and roll the wheel.…
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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