Mark Calloway

Navisworks Autosave Settings

Looking for the Autosave settings in Navisworks? in this short post I will show you how to access the Autosave settings and what you can change. Navisworks has a large number of settings you can change however the Options window can be a little over loading for the casual Navisworks user. The Autosave settings are …

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Navisworks Switch Back With Autodesk Revit

If you haven’t used the Switch Back feature with Revit and Navisworks you are missing out. Don’t get me wrong its not going to be setting off any fireworks but in terms of productivity and saving you manual work when working with both Revit and Navisworks, you are going to be glad you found this …

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Creating Infraworks Site from Bing Maps

In this blog I will show you 5 simple steps (with pictures) to creating a new Infraworks project using Bing maps. This is actually going to be easier than it sounds as Infraworks makes creating sites from Bing Maps super easy with the Model Builder tool. The Model Builder tool was added a few releases …

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Revit – Minimise Ribbon Bar

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Did you know you can minimise the Ribbon bar in Revit? The Ribbon bar has 4 different settings, lets take a quick look. Settings Location The settings for minimising the Ribbon bar can be found after the last tab on the right: Clicking on the icon will cycle through the four options, alternatively you can …

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5 Steps to Import Your Revit Model Into Infraworks

Importing your Revit models into Infraworks is a simple process. Infraworks is a great application for imagining your site and creating initial designs and visuals which you can then export into more detailed software like Civil 3D where the heavy work can be done. If you already have a Revit model for your site or …

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How To Divide Open Plan Rooms In Revit

Do you have an open plan room with multiple uses such as Kitchen, Living, Dining rooms and want to designate each area separately? Well you can! In Revit, rooms are limited by room bounding elements such as walls, floors, roofs and ceilings. But if two areas are not separated by a wall, what can we …

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5 Steps To Save A Revit Family Out Of A Project

Have you ever seen a family in a Revit project which you would love to use yourself? Or maybe you have lost the original family file and want to recover it from a project you have used it in? Well here is how to save a Revit family out of a project in 5 simple …

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