Revit Questions

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REVIT 2014 Extension? • 14th August 2013

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1 Answers Question promoted in topic Revit

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0 Answers Question promoted in topics 3d, Revit

I am wondering if Revit is smart enough to allow you to embed an image of a cut sheet/picture into a family.  I am working with a bunch of equipment and it would be extremely helpful if I was able to click on the piece of equipment and see all of the info - more than what Revit allows you to type in - in a pdf or image form. Or even ...

5 Answers Question promoted in topics families, Revit

I have a model that was started a few months back and the loor levels were never changed from the default (i.e. Level 1 = 0"). Is there a way to move the entire model up so Level 1 = 100'-0"?

5 Answers Question promoted in topics autocad revit, Revit, Revit help
How to reduce file size in Revit? • 28th January 2013

I'm already at 390mb and I need to know how to reduce my file size, any suggestions?

6 Answers Question promoted in topics Autodesk Revit, BIM, file ...

Hi, could anyone tell me the best render software (and that is not to expensive), as I would really like to do some professional renders for my current projects in Revit 2013.

6 Answers Question promoted in topics Autodesk Revit, BIM, BIM presentation ...
DWG into Revit? Do or don't? • 14th January 2013

I'm wanting to import DWG files to Revit, I hear it's not the best practice according to some people. What do you think?

6 Answers Question promoted in topics BIM exchange, BIM file formats, BIM files ...

Standing Seam roofs drive me nuts. I have read a lot of forums. Nowhere can I find accurate information on that. Any help will be appreciated.

1 Answers Question promoted in topics BIM, Revit
How do I lock Revit families? • 8th January 2013

Hi, I’m dipping my hand into creating Revit objects is there anyway to lock the files so no-one can edit them?

4 Answers Question promoted in topics Autodesk Revit, BIM families, BIM help ...

I would like to put some 3ds Max objects into my Revit projects, for example, is this possible?

3 Answers Question promoted in topics BIM, BIM file formats, BIM importing ...

I'm a little bit worried about my current file size, I'm at 350mb and not even finished yet! What is an acceptable file size to have?

5 Answers Question promoted in topics Autodesk Revit, average file size, BIM ...
What is the Revit schema? • 27th November 2012

I just went to open a model I was working on earlier in the week and got a message stating that the file has an incorrect "schema". What is a schema? How did I cause this and most importantly how can I fix it?

2 Answers Question promoted in topics Revit, Revit 2012, Revit error ...
IFC import into Revit 2012? • 19th November 2012

I'm trying to import an IFC file from my engineer into my Revit 2012 project, however it is coming through as a mess. The IFC file is being exported from Tekla, does anyone know of any best practises around this?

2 Answers Question promoted in topics IFC, IFC export, IFC import ...

As far as I remember you can host a ceiling hosted lighting fixture to a ceiling in a linked model. Is my memory correct and is that still possible? Because I can't seem to accomplish it. We're able to put a face-based fixture in the linked model ceiling, but can't seem to get the ceiling hosted fixture to take. Is there a button I nee...

2 Answers Question promoted in topics ceilings, Hosted families, Lighting families ...

How can I select and zoom into a specific element in my Revit BIM model

3 Answers Question promoted in topics BIM help, element, help ...

What Revit add-ins are people using and how much time do they save you?

4 Answers Question promoted in topics add in, add on, add-ins ...
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