Category archive: Revit Tips and Tricks

Freeze Revit Drawings Hi readers, during 2014 and whilst delivering classes or implementing Revit Architecture, I must have been asked a dozen times this same question, “How do we save views/sheets/drawings in a Revit project at a particular date and time, and still be able to continue with the Revit model without changing the views”? In effect what…

Revit Stopped Working Dimension Drawings recently encountered a major problem with their Autodesk Revit Architecture 2015 software, and we thought it may be an idea to release the content to the Revit Community. Should the problem arise with other users then this quiet unique problem is at least search and findable on the internet. This is…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Toposurface Cut Fill During a recent training and Revit Architecture implementation contract, I was asked about Toposurface Cut and Fill quantities. As a result I was prompted to create a video tutorial – Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Toposurface Cut Fill. The client specialised in the…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Nudge Tool Here’s a tip for moving elements within your Revit model, and which I believe is continually over looked by Revit users. It’s a Tip/Trick aimed at new-comers to Revit, but more experienced users may find it useful. Welcome to the Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Project Browser 2014 During a recent training event presented by Dimension Drawings, an interesting query arose. The client had downloaded a trial version of Revit Architecture 2014, and for some reason the Project Browser was missing .Initially it was quite baffling to resolve. The usual resources were called…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Arc Aligned Text An interesting query arose lately where a question was asked if an Arc Aligned Text could be placed in Revit Architecture. Unfortunately it cannot be done in the true capacity (as can be done in Autocad). Welcome to the Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks…

Revit Architecture Tips and Tricks Hi folks, welcome to the inaugural post in Dimension Drawings’ new web feature, Revit Architecture Tips and Tricks. Building Information Management, (B.I.M.) is beginning to sew its roots in the construction industry in Northern Ireland. We thought it may be a great idea to post a series of blog pages…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Opening New Projects – Levels To start our Revit Architecture Tips and Tricks blog posts we decided to start with an elementary tutorial on two essential topics :- Opening a new project Levels OPENING A NEW PROJECT There are two means of starting a new project with Revit Architecture…

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