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Pre-2000 Using Win 7 virtual XP for R14. How do I add fonts to R14?

For SHX fonts, just make sure they are located in one of the the support file search paths (example: C:\Program Files\AutoCAD-R14\Fonts) For TrueType fonts, you have to "install" them to Windows XP...

Posted: by rkmcswain

External References Date in Field

I'll move this to the lisp forum so you can get more help there. However, I took a closer look at the LispVariables available and it doesn't look like you can have user defined lisp variables. Maybe someone else knows of a way to get the field editor to recognize user defined variables, but nothing...

Posted: by Ed Jobe

2016 Modified by the third-party updater APEXRevitStart

This is the same thing as when you receive a civil file created by Acad Civil 3D. It has contours as an object. When you load it in plain Acad or Revit, it cannot handle the contours. They are essentially a foreign object lurking in the file that you can't manipulate because your software can't...

Posted: by MikeJarosz

Future Phase

---Quote (Originally by fkleiner)--- I guess what I should say for my Wish List Item is to add Future to the list of Phase Filters. As far as Revit appears to "know", "New" is the newest phase of construction. Am I wrong? ---End Quote--- In your view properties, set the phase to "future" and the...

Posted: by BenSammis

2014 Facade Frame Adaptive Component

Hello, I created the Attached Adaptive component as a Facade Frame element but I have no idea how to get the corners modelled parametrically so that the family does not break when placed in multiple situations. Adaptive component is created via the use of 6 Placement points and another 6 to...

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Lengthen the Color Drop-down Menu

When additional colors are used in a drawing, AutoCAD adds them to the color drop-down list.  However, the drop-down is designed to only display about 10 colors at a time, requiring you to use the slider bar in order to reach all of the colors…


Stop controlling visibility of elements by view discipline

The way that Revit controls visibility of elements by view discipline causes problems with view templates and family creation, as any MEP view will only show things like generic models and specialy equipment half-toned.  Another thing that is frustrating is not having MEP hidden…


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