Mark Calloway

Revit Visibility Settings Explained

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Revits Visibility settings are quite simple once you understand them, which is what I intend to do here. There are a two concepts we first need to understand: The hierarchy and categorisation of elements. Revit has a simple hierarchy for most elements, Instance -> Type -> Family -> Category. You could have an instance of …

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How To Create A Title Block In Revit

Here is how to create a new Title Block in Revit explained in 6 simple steps. 6 Steps on How to Create a Revit Title Block Step 1: Click “New” under Families on the Revit home screen. Step 2: From the list of Template files open the folder “Titleblocks” and choose a paper size (or …

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4 Steps On How to Copy/Monitor in Revit

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In 4 simple steps I will show you how you can copy and monitor elements in a linked model with your Revit project. Step 1: On the Collaborate tab select “Choose Link” from the “Copy/Monitor” tool and select the linked model. Step 2: To monitor two existing elements select “Monitor” in the ribbon and left …

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5 Steps To Customising The Revit Project Browser

Did you know you can customise the Revit project browser? You can re-organise many aspects of it and also use filters to choose what you can see and what to hide. 5 Steps to Customising the Revit Project Browser Step 1: Right click inside the project browser and select “Browser Organisation…” Step 2: Choose what …

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How To Create Repeating Detail Component In Revit

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Creating a Revit repeating detail component is super easy and below I will show you step by step how to create one. Before You Start Firstly you need a standard detail family, the one you want to repeat. Detail families are created using the family editor using a template such as Detail Item. This template …

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Can I Downgrade my Revit Project

Are you looking for how you can downgrade your model to an older version of Revit? If you are, you are likley stuck in the predicament of having realised that Revit is version specific and you have worked on a project in the wrong version and need to downgrade. How does Revit Version Compatibility work? …

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5 Tips On Creating A Revit Template

Looking at creating a Revit Template to speed up new projects? Here are 5 great tips on what you should do when creating your companies Revit template file. Before we get started firstly let me explain what a Revit Template file is for those who do not yet know… Whilst you’re here, you may find …

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Revit – Accessing Your Projects Quickly

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This is a very quick and simple Revit tip which will save you time and is often overlooked. There are a few ways to open a Revit project, but most likely you have used the open button on the Revit home screen. This tip may only save you a 10-20 seconds each time you open …

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