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    Lightbulb How to get all materials in "use" in Revit?

    Hello Dynos,

    So I try get all materials in use. I need it for a preparation of a VR-Model from revit.

    How can I get every material(Rendermaterial) which is placed on face?

    I would like to make a list.

    As simple as possible! Should I try it category by category?
    With selecting faces it doesend work? the selection of the whole buliding has always errors?

    Does anybody have an idea?

    KR

    Andreas
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    to be exhaustive, better to use Revit API, especially because new Visual Materials API included in Revit 2018
    The Building Coder: Modifying Material Visual Appearance

    or use Dynamo's Python Script
    Last edited by Ning Zhou; March 4th, 2018 at 08:50 PM.
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