REVIT ARCHITECTURE

Topics

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Introduction

Building Information Modelling

Revit Architecture

  •   History
  •   Features
  •   Projects
  •   Project Templates
  •   Default Project Template
  •   Revit File Types
  •   Exploring the User Interface
  •   Building Elements
  •   Revit Elements and Families
  •   Starting a Project

Drawing Aids

Project Units
Listening and Temporary Dimensions Levels

Adding Levels
Modifying Levels
Level Properties
Creating New Level Element Type o Constrain Level Lines
Remove Level Lines

Walls
Drawing a plan as per dimension

Walls
Wall Properties
Arc Walls
Creating a wall element type o Compound Structure

Vertically Compound Walls o Adding Sweeps and Reveals o Wall Shapes and Openings o Stacked Walls

Wall Joins Working with Grids

Editing Commands

Doors

Placing Doors
Door Properties
Load From Family

Windows
Placing Windows o Window Properties

Constraint Doors / Windows Match
Visibility Graphics
Tape Measure

Move Copy Paste

  •   Editing Pasted Elements
  •   Paste AlignedCreate Similar Rotate
    Mirror
    ArrayScale
    Trim / Extend Offset
    Align

Components

Loading Component
Placing Components
Modifying Properties
Introduction to Modern Medium Library

Managing Views

Floor Plan View
Ceiling Plan View
Cutting a Plan View
Plan Region
Elevation View
Section View
3D Views
Cropping a View
Visibility and Graphics Display o View Templates

Dimensions
Temporary Dimensions o Permanent Dimensions

Constraints
Applying and Removing Constraints

Floors
Creating Floors
Placing Elements on a Sloped Floor

Ceilings
Creating Ceilings

Roofs

Roof by Footprint o Roof by Extrusion o Join/unjoin roofs o Roof Ridges

Openings
On Face
Vertical Opening o Shaft opening
Dormer opening o Wall opening

Curtain Walls
Creating Curtain Walls o Curtain Grids
Mullions

Reshaping Curtain Wall Panels o Merging Curtain Wall Panels
Adding Curtain Door Panel

Embedded Walls

Stairs

Creating Stairs
Stair Calculator

Modifying Stairs

Stair Properties

Ramp Railing

Massing

Introduction

Creating In-Place Masses using Forms

  •   Extrusion
  •   Revolve
  •   Sweeps
  •   Loft Modifying Forms
  •   Adding an Edge to a Form
  •   Adding a Profile to a Form
  •   Rehosting FormsSurface Forms
  •   Rationalizing Surface
  •   Patterning SurfaceMass FamilyCreating Building Elements
  •   Walls
  •   Mass Floors
  •   Curtain System
  •   Roofs

Text & Tag Callout views Creating Details

Inserting a Detail Component

Repeating Detail

Drafting Views
Import from CAD

Reference Callouts

Schedules

Introduction
Creating Schedule and Quantities o Custom Parameters
Modifying Schedules
Material Takeoff
Exporting Schedule

Rooms

Room Plans
Room Separation Line and Boundaries o Room Schedule

Areas
Area Schemes
Area Plans
Area Boundaries o Area Tags
Color Schemes

Legend Views Keynotes

Structural Modelling

Structural Template
Structural Component Families o Structural Columns
Beams
Joins and Cutback
Beam System
Braces
Structural Walls
Foundations
Structural Floor

Sheet

Title Block
Adding a Sheet
Adding Views to a Sheet
Modifying a View on a Sheet o Creating a Title Sheet

Printing

  •   Lights
  •   Rendering
  •   Walkthrough
  •   Solar Studies

Site Design

Creating Toposurface

Contours
Contour line Label

Modifying Toposurface

  •   Subregion
  •   Split
  •   MergeBuilding Pads Graded Regions Parking Components Site Components

Working in a Team o Introduction
Worksets

Working with Linked Models o Linking Revit Models

Nested Link
Managing Links

Shared Positioning
Acquiring and Publishing Coordinates

  •   Design Option
  •   Project Phasing

Export

Materials

Decal
Interference Checking Customizing Project Settings

Fill Patterns
Line Styles and Line Weights

Line Patterns

Import / Link Groups

In-Place Families
Setting Work Planes
Creating and Modifying In-Place Families

Family Creation
Introduction
Creating a Swing Door Family

Family Creation
Creating a Sliding Window Family

Creating Arch Window Family

Family Creation
Creating a New Furniture Family

Staircase Customization

User Interface Enhancements

Graphics Enhancements
Updates in Massing
Updates in Material
Sheet Enhancements
Floor Enhancements
Sun Path Analysis
Background Images in Rendering

Family Creation with Adaptive Components

  •   Curtain Panel Pattern 1
  •   Curtain Panel Pattern 2
  •   Create a Helix

Family Creation with Adaptive Components

  •   Grill Design
  •   Net Design
    Family Editor EnhancementsReporting Parameter