September meeting 27th September 2017 - invites will be sent out on the 22nd September 2017
Hide & Seek with Revit Elements - Richard W Taylor of Ideate Software
Revit software gives you a dizzying array of sophisticated options to display or hide elements within the Building Information Model that are based on intelligent parameters or properties of the element or view settings. Every element has a category, phase, discipline, or workset that can impact whether that element displays within a selected view. In addition, scope boxes, crop regions, and view ranges may also impact the display of Revit model or annotation elements. And, view templates and many view settings can also drive element visibility. In fact, there are at least 50 different ways to hide an element in Revit.
Learn about Ideate Software’s powerful arsenal of forensic tools that will help you understand why an element doesn’t display as expected, and how to fix the issue.
About the Presenter:
Richard W. Taylor, Assoc. AIA, Technical Evangelist at Ideate Software has over 25 years of experience working for companies that develop architectural and engineering software solutions such as Intergraph, Bentley, and Autodesk. He has over 15 years of Revit experience, and was part of the original development team for Revit while at Revit Technology Corporation. He worked 12 years at Autodesk where he presented, taught, and worked to improve features in Revit.
After completing this presentation, attendees will be able to…
- Learn how to fix a visibility issue when a Revit object is outside of the View Range setting.
- Learn how to fix a visibility issue when a Revit object is outside of an annotation or model crop view setting.
- Gain an understanding of how element and view Phase settings can impact element visibility.
- Learn how discipline settings on the element and within the view can impact element visibility.
LRUG would like to thank excitech for sponsoring the Beer and Pizza during the networking time between presentations