Monthly Archives: December 2010


I know… I know… This aint AutoCAD, but it is something that people at school ask about a lot and it is a really needed task that is missing from REVIT. So bare with me as I show you this … Continue reading

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I think that the tool MATCHPROP is one that is easily forgotten or goes unnoticed. Yet is will save you a ton time. It works like the “format painter” that is found in Microsoft Office products for those who know … Continue reading

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More SNAP over-rides

Ever want to snap to just an endpoint but you have too many osnap settings on? You could just turn some of them off, then snap to what you want, but then you would have to turn back on the … Continue reading

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This is a cool tip to find and select any text in your drawing that has an object that is overlapping or “invading” it. This command will create a selection set of the text objects that have geometry and even … Continue reading

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Auto-Align your Blocks

Some people live in a square world, but for us who live in a drafting world, there are angles galore. Luckily for us, when we bring blocks into our angled drafting environment, we no longer have to use the ROTATE … Continue reading

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