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Cross-referencing Sheets and Views on Sheets

When managing projects of non-small sizes, one of the tedious routines that you are required to go through is to somehow match information that is part of the project's Sheet set and its View set. The idea of cross-referencing data between various elements is native for information management, yet Revit does not yet cover that aspect for us. Dynamo, however, does (so, in a ...

MAY 12
BIM
Dynamo
Revit
Python
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Relinquish All Yours

I have been doing work for a Doha-based practice for the last couple of days. It was a short gig, an in-and-out operation to help the team push through a rough deadline and since I was the one setting up their Revit Model just a month prior, I was in a great shape to take off the pressure off their team. The workflow was a bit ...

JANUARY 19
BIM
Revit
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Ultimate Guide to Reveal All Levels in Revit

Hey folks, 

Today I am going to show you how to reveal all levels in a Revit project, because: 

  • Have you ever opened an Elevation or a Section View only to find that your levels have miraculously disappeared?
  • And then opened every single section and elevation, but couldn't quite figure where they went (pondering on the meaning of the words 'propagate extends' for ...

JANUARY 17
BIM
Revit