Category: Tips and Tricks
An often overlooked feature in the Autodesk design suites is the ability to save materials in an external library file. Autodesk material… more
Learn how to manage your Revit sheets and organize your project browser to make sheets and views on sheets easy to find.
I have been creating a lot of Revit Family Content lately. I just discovered an odd little item. Not sure there is… more
Not sure when this one showed up in Revit. Anyone else totally miss Revit text bullet/number lists? Seems to me like it… more
I have had this post in my queue for a while now. Often when composing sheets in Revit, we have similar views… more
Want to swap the font of several annotation items in a single step? Get the free BIMTools!
Shiny new badge! With Central States Revit Workshop behind me, it is time to set my sights on AU2013. I’ll be there,… more
Generic Annotation families can have labels that report the same parameters that are used to flex the family! Cool.
Even on very small scale projects, BIM produces benefits!
I noticed a post on the Revit Users Forum on LinkedIn today, and I thought I would create a quick reply. The… more
The last few months have been busy with work and alas I have not gotten a chance to revisit my Revit classical… more
I received an email today asking me how to model a groin vault in Revit. In lieu of an email reply, I decided to record a quick video to show the basic steps.
I saw a question on the LinkedIn Revit Users Ireland group and thought I would post a quick reply here since you… more
In Revit, you can add a custom parameter to the sheets to customize how they sort in the browser. Here is a quick tutorial on how to do it!
Paper models at Buildz
Repeat curved panels and more…
Lot’s of good posts out there today.
My thoughts on installing the Building Design Suite Ultimate…
Could Rooms really be In-Place Families? Interesting…
Double-click a Family to edit it in 2013.
My favorite new Revit feature is…
What’s new in Revit 2013
Revit View Range, the lost video…
Revit has several types of parameters, but it can sometimes be confusing
Follow-up post to CAP fonts. More font choices
In response to Steve at Revit OpEd, we can achieve All CAPs in Revit Schedules another way…
New BIM tools delivering on the promise
In this class, a number of successful designs will be discussed, focusing on the work created for Disney’s California Adventure in Anaheim, and in particular, the extremely successful Voyage of The Little Mermaid attraction
Sorry it has taken me a while to get back to this post. In a post a couple weeks ago, I shared… more
I was having a similar issue. I placed a post about it on my blog and got some comments back, one of which directed me to this thread. Steve’s reply about the factory post (and disabling addons) did the trick!
Celestia is free and provides a complete simulation of the solar system and in fact the entire known universe…