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    Floors with different levels

    Just wondering what others are doing in this situation ie mezzanine or floors with steps ups /downs. Not sure on correct presentation methods, view range becomes a head@#%$... what's the best practice here? Cheers.

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    Well, if it stays under the default View Range Cut Plane (1200mm in my plan views) it will be modelled as a reference to the level my view is in. So a floor on Level 1 with two 200mm steppings will have all those steppings and the heightened floor modelled in relation to Level 1. If it's 6+ steps, the heightened floor will be on a separate level.

    That might not be correct building-wise but saves me a lot of grief dealing with plan regions and stuff.

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    For create just one or more area (zone) with different "view range" on the same main view :

    1) Show the main view plan and make correct View Range as you want (the main view range of view).
    2) Ribbon revit --> View --> Plan Views, select Plan Region. Place zone with line tools on your plan view, Valid (green arrow)
    3) on the properties (or ribbon revit [Modify | Plan Region] ) select: View Range. Modify as you want (its the view range only for the area as you draw)
    4) make another plan region if you want (but no overlapping region )
    5) done..
    Tips:
    Modify line region area type :
    Ribbon Revit --> Manage --> Object Styles -- > Annotation Object --> Plan Region --> change line Weight, line Color, line Pattern

    Hide, unhide line region area:
    [V]+[G] --> Annotation Catégories --> Plan region --> Uncheck for hide line , check for visible line area.
    If area line is hide, go (in your main view) Reveal Hidden Element (icon: electric bulb, near eyeglass) for see hidden line.
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    Options:
    Create our own levels and views specific to just those areas (Maybe have the Architect place new levels for coordination alert monitoring)
    Force the view to see a view from a linked model.
    Trying to get the link to look correct and our own modeled elements to show what is in that levels space...uhhh. I know what you're saying. In addition to this issue are spaces. I have issues with spaces 100% of the time with interstitial levels and mezzanines. I think it has to do with HOW the Architect setup his levels and rooms.
    Too bad plan regions don't work for MEP.

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