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What have you found to be the max number of people in a single Revit file for best performance?

My experience suggests that once you exceed about 8 users in a file things start to get a little harry. Just consider the save times and the interference that each user causes each other. I've found that 3 or 4 people typically in a file is pretty comfortable.

Posted: by ghale

2015 hello world - external

You want to drive Revit from another process (out-of-process). You can not. Revit only supports in-process. You need to write an in-process addin, then use an IPC (Inter-Process Communication) technology to "speak" to your addin from an external process. There is a post here...

Posted: by Maxence DELANNOY

2013 Mirror Project not working

Hi! I have a floor plan that I would like to mirror. The drawing is a complete model. I used the mirror project tool (manage / position / mirror project) in the past. This file starts the mirror project process and gets to about 29% complete and just hangs there (not responding). I tried it a few...

Posted: by ROBP-RDS

2013 Drafting view details

David, Thanks for the info. Sounds like a good project updating the details. I appreciate your ideas. Thanks again! Rob

Posted: by ROBP-RDS

2014 Importing tags from linked model into room data sheets

You can still use view templates; just uncheck the *V/G Overrides RVT Link* item in the view templates, and then you can use Visibility Graphics to control the view of the links while still controlling other items via the view template.

Posted: by dkoch

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Tag area on main floor plan

We use Room Tags to address individual room name & room area.  Area tags are used for total apartment area calculation. The tags for rooms are available on main floor plans but area tags are only available on area plans. We need to tag…


Elevator Family Category

I would love to have an elevator family category that would map to the levels in a project.  For example, if I have a 20 story building with differing floor-to-floor heights, it would be amazing to be able to insert an elevator family at the…


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