How to change a numerical value of dimension in Revit

In general, a numerical value of Revit dimension can be replaced text only, but you can change a numerical value using Unicode. This method might be useful when you need to place dimensions for your details.

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How to Create & Modify a Selection-Based Filter

Typically most users just use a category-based filter in Revit, but sometimes a selection-based filter is very useful if there is no rule to be applied.

Selection-Based filter allows to select elements manually and save the selection as a filter. Follow the instructions below to create a selection-based filter.

1. Select Elements which needs to be filtered in a view.

2. Go to Manage tab >  Selection panel, and click on “Save” icon to create a selection-based filter.

3. Type a filter name, and click “OK”.

4. To edit an existing filter, go to Manage tab > Selection panel, and click on “Edit” icon.

5. Select a filter to be modified, and click on “Edit” button.

6. You can add or remove elements from a selection-based filter like a group.

 

CAD & Graphics_2017. Oct. Issue

I started to publish a article serially in a monthly Korean AEC magazine titled “CAD & Graphics”, and the overall topic is “How to create a beautiful drawings using Revit graphic functions”. First article for this month is about general introduction of each graphic functions in Revit.

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