Author: Brian Mackey (The Revit Geek)

Revit 2017 Fill Patterns

Today while generating some new fill patterns I noticed a small new enhancement to Revit 2017, which I didn’t ever see in the documentation of what’s new. We now have the capability to stretch the “Modify Pattern Properties” dialog box

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Revit 2017 Floor Tags

In a previous release of Revit (2015 it believe) we gained the capability to add the elevation of a floor.  Not only the elevation but the elevation of the bottom or top, if the floor was structural then we also

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What Did I Tag

For those of you who follow this blog know I often mention simple Right Click commands that I find beneficial to an everyday user.  For instance most users have loved the “What Did I Dimension” post a few years back.  This tip

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Revit Railings Termination 2017

In 2017 the new feature that railings can be hosted to walls and floors is getting all the attention.  However there have been some subtle things that have been added.  One thing that myself and Tim Waldock have been requesting

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Revit Railing Support Bug 2

As I am preparing to teach another session on Revit Railings I noticed another small quirk.  Again in this example I am using railing supports to act as balusters, a great option when dealing with glass panel. In this image I

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