Search:

Type: Posts; User: JBZ

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    46
    Views
    5,610

    No, not what i was saying. After briefly looking...

    No, not what i was saying. After briefly looking at the detail you provided I don't believe anything in there needs to be a line in Revit rather they should all be separate detail components or...
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,363

    Not at this time but Tannar's solution will work,...

    Not at this time but Tannar's solution will work, be understood and not waste time and money, as would be if one is "made to" place hex's on each sheet's KN Legend...just to follow an old graphic...
  3. Replies
    5
    Views
    617

    Did you try Scott's suggestion??? Did you use...

    Did you try Scott's suggestion???
    Did you use F1 (Help) to find...help?


    1) select the crop region of your view
    2) click the tool Crop > Size Crop
    3) set the size to your final output needs...
  4. Thread: Complex roof

    by JBZ
    Replies
    7
    Views
    771

    1) If the slope is constant you might be able to...

    1) If the slope is constant you might be able to make a normal flat roof with a 'slope arrow', a bit larger than the final shape, then use the "Vertical" Opening tool (probably a few) to cut the...
  5. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,381

    Back in 2007 I posted a how-to...to create a...

    Back in 2007 I posted a how-to...to create a design assist tool for slanted volumes, etc.
    All one needs to know are any 2 of the 3 pieces of info (rise, run, slope) voila... the math is explained...
  6. When created properly this method works. But...

    When created properly this method works.

    But another method is:
    In the project environment, set the view's underlay to itself but change the orientation to RCP. when the object is visible use...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,067

    Ask all the old timers how long they used...

    Ask all the old timers how long they used 'sticky-backs' for details when adopting Autocad and then follow by asking them how much more $$$ it cost them by not having readily available-to-edit works
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    999

    Yeah, one wants to lock to the ref plane(s) as...

    Yeah, one wants to lock to the ref plane(s) as that accomplishes 2 things:
    1) doesn't break when adjusting
    2) The "Offset" from level param will work as designed
  9. Thread: Arrayed Links

    by JBZ
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,132

    Is Windows working and you are just not allowing...

    Is Windows working and you are just not allowing enough time? The file sizes are not necessarily a sign of how much processing the files as setup will need to work...
  10. Follow Aaron's advice, there may be several...

    Follow Aaron's advice, there may be several options open to you: Nested components into Adaptive, Repeating family or line based (traditional) family...
  11. From what you explained of the files, there is no...

    From what you explained of the files, there is no way. Navis will show what is and where it is, not faking for graphic ideas not based in reality.

    The Architecture model appears to be less than...
  12. OK, this is how I'd modify that family to work...

    OK, this is how I'd modify that family to work (see attached) ...short issue was too many instance params...

    NOTE" I would never make the family like that ;)
  13. Do you have Types for ACV,AQW,DFP,PSG & RWDP? ...

    Do you have Types for ACV,AQW,DFP,PSG & RWDP?

    Why use text to drive? Viz+Types seem what you're after... The text is an extra step... People should be able to choose from a few types of a host...
  14. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,077

    To further your gist ;) one would/could ;) also...

    To further your gist ;) one would/could ;) also make the family visibilities type driven, nest into titleblock and tie keyplan types to titleblock types
  15. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,077

    Troy Gates has a keyplan family for downoad and...

    Troy Gates has a keyplan family for downoad and editing at will... with a handout, at:

    Los Angeles Revit Users Group Blog: September 2012
  16. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,874

    If you use a Revit level at sea level (the 0' Z...

    If you use a Revit level at sea level (the 0' Z of the survey file) then bringing the survey in related to that will be grand...

    If not, one way is to link the survey in, move it down to project...
  17. Replies
    5
    Views
    983

    Note blocks can be used for those, color coded,...

    Note blocks can be used for those, color coded, etc. and scheduled, then deleted en masse when no longer needed... Troy Gates posted some of his here: Los Angeles Revit Users Group Blog: September...
  18. If all details are drafting views: Insert From...

    If all details are drafting views: Insert From File > Insert Views From File...
  19. Replies
    35
    Views
    4,520

    FWIW Maybe syntax manipulation/confusion is a...

    FWIW Maybe syntax manipulation/confusion is a good way to intentionally, if not arguably, corrupt a family for the OP's solution of choice LOL (kinda)

    Placing some object in the family template...
  20. Replies
    35
    Views
    4,520

    Wow Dave, I didn't realize your gender was...

    Wow Dave, I didn't realize your gender was 'other' ...what are you doing Friday Cellie?

    Outside of that, there is an untested way to possible lock down families but I haven't completed testing the...
  21. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,110

    Has everyone who has seen this behavior sent it...

    Has everyone who has seen this behavior sent it to Autodesk with journal files, etc???
  22. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,110

    I would doubt that is the truth of the matter;...

    I would doubt that is the truth of the matter; what's more likely: 1) someone changed 'something' or 2) the software chose to modify a schedule all by itself? Where are all the bug reports to ADSK?
    ...
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,317

    Perhaps that or: Use Wall Sweeps in a normal...

    Perhaps that or:
    Use Wall Sweeps in a normal Wall (System) family... See quick & dirty image...
    22876

    Or free standing applied Wall Sweeps (If a mitre is desired for instance (not shown))
  24. Replies
    14
    Views
    5,959

    IKR, but another longstanding (if not best ;)...

    IKR, but another longstanding (if not best ;) workflow (for now) would be using Schedule Keys... see image that is showing the creation of the schedule key (mid-creation for reference) as well as the...
  25. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,670

    Yeah, Aaron is correct within Beck for sure... I...

    Yeah, Aaron is correct within Beck for sure... I didn't realize the OP had no possible F1 use

    Thanks for the kind words MP, it is very much appreciated and spot on (especially the "giving useful...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4