Revit FAQs (Technical How-To)


Basic

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Can Revit file be downgraded to a lower version ..  like Autocad?

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How to minimizes Revit file sizes ?

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What are the differences between TYPE and INSTANCE in Revit?

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Failed to launch Revit ..  Prompt to open in ‘Demo Mode’.  What happen?

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How to print Drawings to A3 or A4 size?

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If Revit crashes for unknown reasons ..  A common possibilities is ‘MEMORY’ ..  

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Where to change the Line Width (.. for different scale) for the Line Weight (1-16) assigned in ‘Object Styles’?

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How to random multiple select and de-select elements?



FAQ -  File downgrade FAQ -  Minimizes file sizes FAQ -  Type and Instances


Topo-Surface

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How to create 3D Topo Surface (existing) ?

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How to duplicate a NEW Topo Surface using the existing Topo Surface created?

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How to create 3D Topo Surface (new) in revit model .. from scratch?

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How to show contour line at interval (eg.  0.5m)?




Corenet (BIM) e-Submission

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How to publish to .dwf file format?

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How to ‘merge’ multiple .dwf files into 1 single .dwf file?

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How to rotate Site Plan or Revit Model to True North?

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How to ‘move’ revit model to datumn level (eg.  FFL 110.800)?

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How to calculate volume of space?

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How to format GFA area to 2 decimal places in schedule ..  Without affecting units for overall project settings (e.g.  PL,  FFL .. )?

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How to insert schedules / quantities view for other building category (e.g. commercial .. etc) or any other views?

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Why ‘Area Plan’ not shown after created?




Site / Floor Plan and Section / Elevation view

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Graphic Visibilities / Plotting

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Colloboration ..  Within Architecture and with M&E and C&S

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Layout Sheet

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Revision Cloud

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FAQ - demo mode FAQ -  Print A3 and A4 FAQ -  Line Width FAQ -  Memory FAQ -  Select FAQ -  Create Existing TOPO FAQ -  Duplicate New TOPO FAQ -  Create New TOPO FAQ -  Contour Line FAQ -  Publish .DWF File FAQ -  Merge .DWF File FAQ -  True North FAQ -  Datum Level FAQ -  Calculate Space Volume