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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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Getting Started with Autodesk Revit

Creating a Soldier Course in Revit

If you are just getting started or looking to start using Autodesk Revit then here are a few things you may want to consider. Moving from AutoCAD and 2D based design to 3D modelling with Revit How does Revit differ from AutoCAD? Whilst AutoCAD is your general drawing tool to produce design, construction drawings and …

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Best Practices When Working with Revit Cloud Worksharing and Autodesk Construction Cloud

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Are you working with Revit and the Autodesk Construction Cloud, especially using the cloud worksharing functionality (BIM Collaborate Pro)?  Then there are a number of things you should be doing as best practice to help optimise and improve performance when working with your cloud work shared models. Revit General Verify that all users who are …

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How to Check which Build Version you are Running in Autodesk Revit?

Autodesk continually develops their software solutions which we use every day. This will be to either enhance the tools further, embrace new functionality, fix bugs, or add security fixes.   So each year a new product version will be released with generally a version update (ie 2022 then 2022.1) during that year and to correct any …

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Twinmotion – Improve Visualisation, Animations and Lighting when working with Revit Models

Twinmotion, is a real time immersive 3D Architectural Visualisation package that works from within Autodesk Revit and Graphisoft ARCHICAD and has very recently been bought by Epic Games. Its another good alternative for high quality visualization to the other key players in the market, Enscape and Lumion. Functional Software Twinmotion is essentially a software of …

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Include Grids in your 3D Views in Revit 2022

In earlier version releases of Revit, we had Levels added in 3D which was helpful from a coordination and visual point of view. Now in Revit 2022, we can visualise grid lines in a 3D view, select how we want to show them and on which levels. If grid lines already exist within our project, …

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A Guide To Linking Material Image Library From BIM 360 Docs To Revit

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Autodesk BIM 360 Docs and Autodesk Docs give users greater functionality to work on their projects from anywhere at anytime. As more and more users start to use the applications on their projects, which they are accessing whilst working from home, the need for VPN access to the office server is reducing.  I have been …

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