Join Paul F. Aubin for an in-depth discussion in this video Selecting objects, part of Revit Architecture 2016 Essential Training (Imperial).
- Before you'll be able to be successful…in making manipulations to a Revit model…you're really gonna have to master the process of Selection.…Now this is not unique to Revit,…any graphics program, Selection is a key skill…that you have to master.…And there's lots of ways that we can select…the objects in our Revit models.…Now the first clue we have to the methods of Selection…is actually right onscreen…when nothing is happening in your Revit project.…So if you're not running any commands,…you don't have anything selected,…and you look down at the status bar,…at the lower left hand portion of the screen,…you can see that it says Click to select,…Tab for alternates, Control adds,…and Shift unselects.…
Now in some previous movies we've seen…the Click to select, that's pretty easy,…you just simply go over and put your mouse over…an object and click, and it will select that object.…Now what I haven't really mentioned…in any of those previous movies is…if you Click to select a second object,…it will actually deselect the first.…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
Paul also shows advanced techniques for modeling stairs, complex walls, and partially obscured building elements, as well as adding rooms and solid geometry. Finally, discover how to annotate your drawing so all the components are perfectly understood, and learn how to output sheets to DWF, PDF, or AutoCAD.
- Understanding BIM and the Revit element hierarchy
- Navigating views
- Creating a new project from a template
- 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
- Using reference planes, parameters, and constraints
- Plotting and creating a PDF
Skill Level Beginner
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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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