Common questions

How do you reference a view in Revit?

How do you reference a view in Revit?

Reference sections can reference section views, callouts of section views, and drafting views. To create a reference section: Click View tab Create panel (Section). On the Options Bar, select Reference other view, and select a section, callout of a section, or drafting view name from the drop-down menu next to it.

How do I change the referencing view in Revit?

Click Annotate tab Tag panel View Reference. Optionally, on the View Reference panel, under View Type, select the type of view to display for the Target View list. On the View Reference panel, select the Target View (the view you wish to reference). Click in the drawing area to place the reference.

How do you create a dependent view in Revit?

Create dependent views from the Project Browser.

  1. In the Project Browser, select the view for which you want to create dependent views.
  2. Click View tab Create panel Duplicate View drop-down Duplicate as Dependent, or right-click the view name, and click Duplicate View Duplicate as a Dependent.

What tab is the view reference button on in Revit?

Now before placing the Matchline, we will load a “View Reference” tag family from the annotation folder within the library by using the “Load Family” button on the Insert tab.

Can you reference a 3D view in Revit?

To place a view reference on an axonometric 3D view, the view must be locked. Double-click a view reference to open the target view. A view reference is a symbol. You can create a view reference family in the Family Editor.

What is a dependent view in Revit?

Make multiple copies of a view that are dependent on the primary view. All copies, known as dependent views, remain synchronous with the primary view and all other dependent views, so that when view-specific changes (such as view scale and annotations) are made in one view, they are reflected in all views.

How do you do a callout in Revit?

Insert a reference callout to an existing view, or create a new drafting view.

  1. Open the view in which you want to add a callout to a drafting view.
  2. Click View tab Create panel (Callout).
  3. On the Reference panel, select Reference Other View.
  4. Select a reference view name from the drop-down list.

How do you show reference planes in Revit?

On the Manage ribbon, in the Settings panel, click Object Styles. Switch to the Annotation Objects tab. Here, you can control the Line Weight, Line Color, and Line Pattern for Reference Lines and Reference Planes.

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