Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Outputting sheets to a DWF file, part of Revit Architecture 2013 Essential Training.
In this movie I'm going to look at exporting to DWF format. …DWF stands for Design Web Format, and it's a highly compressed vector-based file format …that you can use to deliver, essentially, digital plots of your files to outside recipients. …It's a great file format to use when you want to share your data with folks that are outside …the firm. Maybe they need to do review, but they don't want to edit anything. The DWF …file format is a read-only format but maintains all of the data in the file, so the recipient …can still query objects and select objects, so it's a very powerful file format to use.…
So I'm here in a file called Export to DWF. And I am in a sheet view right now, but you …can actually export your DWF files from any view, as we'll see here in a moment, so let's …go to the Application menu, big R. …We'll go to the Export, and then right here we'll choose DWF/DWFx. …Now DWF is the traditional Design Web Format, and the newer version is DWFx. …Okay, so I'm in Export dialog, and at first glance it's only showing me the one sheet …
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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