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Get Layout Name of Blocks?

---Quote (Originally by Tharwat)--- This ( help and just change the tag name "LAYOUT" and name of the block "TITLEBLOCK" to suit your needs . ---End Quote--- ...

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---Quote (Originally by oscarpearson701587)--- I get a message from autocad indicating that I need the DWG viewer to open the file. ---End Quote--- The only time I've seen that error is when trying to open files going the wrong direction. I.E. 2013 file trying to open in 2012.

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2015 Masking in a nested family

Hi Rob/Dimitri, We've run into this as well. The masking regions in nested Generic Annotations or Detail Items were only effective for masking architectural linked elements (in our case drywall ceiling patterns) when the view discipline was set to either "Architectural" or "Coordination". I...

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2014 Casting shadows even at night

We have been doing solar studies and found that Revit is casting shadows even at night when the sun has actually gone down. We see shadows being cast even when there is no sun. It seems to get to the point that the sun goes down and continues to cast that shadow when everything should be in a...

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2015 references diappear making extrusion

---Quote (Originally by Dimitri Harvalias)--- As Dave pointed out, if you are using Revit 2015 (as indicated by your screen cap) then under 'Graphics' you should see an option ot control Background color, not just invert it as was the case in older versions. Attachment 99705...

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Flat patern orientation on drawing should NOT change while modifieng part.

Flat patern orientation on drawing should NOT change while modifieng part. Now the orientation changes (view rotates) with no logic. All measures are somehow corrupted after rotation (need modifing). This is very simple to reproduce… Create sheet metal part like u-section. Make some holes to…


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