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Revit 2016 Room Improvements

In Revit 2016 (both R2 and prior) there has been a subtle improvement to the display of room while in a section view.  With a room selected in a section view Revit will display the values for both the Upper

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Revit 2016 r2 reference planes follow up

In one of the forums a user had suggested that Autodesk set the default value to newly placed reference planes “Is Reference” value be set to “Not a Reference” instead of weak reference.  This has been possible to set up

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Revit 2016 Content

With every release of Revit I always use Beyond Compare to compare if/how the families vary from release to release.  This year in the US Imperial Folder (C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\RVT 2016\Libraries) I noticed that there is new organization along with new families for doors. 

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Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 4

Continued from.. Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 3 Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 2 Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 1   Nesting Families When creating families it is sometimes necessary to nest other families, and this is

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Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 3

Continued from.. Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 2 Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 1 Creating Forms Unlike the normal family editor, in adaptive and mass families, surfaces and solids can be created.  These are created using the Create

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