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Understanding Templates Revit mep

The reason for setting standards is so that project documents will look the same within a construction document set and so different sets of documents appear to have come from the same 26| Chapter 2 CreatInGan effeCtIve projeCt teMplateplace. Some companies care about how their drawings look more than others, …

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Creating an Effective Project Template Revit mep

A lot of work goes into putting together a building design project. It takes not only the coordination of design intent but also the coordination of the means to communicate the design intent. Anyone interested in saving time and money to achieve the goals required by a project will immediately …

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The Bottom Line Revit mep

Navigate the ribbon interface. The ribbon is an efficient user interface style that works well in Revit. The ability to house numerous tools in a single area of the interface allows for maximum screen real estate for the drawing area. Master It Along with the standard tabs available on the …

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Context Menus Revit mep

Though the ribbon interface is designed for efficient workflow, context menus can be the easiest, most effective way to access settings or make changes to components of your Revit projects. A context menuis one that appears when you right-click in open space, on an item in the Project Browser, or …

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Graphics Revit mep

The Graphics tab of the Options dialog box allows you to set the selection, highlight, and alert colors used in the drawing area. The drawing area’s background color can be inverted if you are more comfortable using a black background. Settings for temporary dimensions are also available to make them …

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Shortcut access Revit mep

You can access the Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box by clicking the User Interface button on the View tab. There is even a keyboard shortcut for the Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box: KS. You can sort the list in ascending or descending alphabetical order by clicking the desired column. Once you have …

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Keyboard Shortcuts Revit mep

On the User Interface tab of the Options dialog box is a button that enables you to customize your keyboard shortcuts. Clicking this button activates the Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box. In this dialog box, you can filter the commands to make the list easier to manage and edit. You can …

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Menus and Settings Revit mep

The menus within Revit MEP 2012 offer access to many tools for user interface settings. Rightclick context menus also contain various tools based on the selected item. The Application menu includes options for exporting, printing, opening, and saving files. This menu also has an Options button for accessing settings that …

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User Interface Control Revit mep

Many components of the Revit MEP 2012 user interface can be turned on or off for workflow efficiency or to maximize screen real estate. The User Interface button, located at the far right of the View tab, allows you to select which user interface components are visible, as shown in …

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User Interface Features Revit mep

The Revit MEP 2012 user interface is full of features designed to help you design and model efficiently. Some items are new, some have been modified, and some are the same as they have always been. The title bar at the top of the screen will still inform you of …

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