Convert Revit Group into Links

A linked Revitfile is an externally referenced Revit project loaded into the main model. As the link maintains a connection to the linked model, any changes made directly in the linked model can be reloaded into the host Revit model.

Be Smart About Selecting Objects in Revit

It’s so easy to select objects you didn’t mean to, especially when doing a window or crossing selection with your mouse. Get to know and use your selection methods to prevent you selecting things you don’t want to

Hole color change in Tekla detailing model

We can see holes in “black color” in the Tekla model. This is the default hole color in Tekla. We can modify model background color in advanced options. So if you change ‘black’ or other dark colors, it’s difficult to view hole mark...
Mark’s Leader Alignment in Tekla Detailing.

Mark’s Leader Alignment in Tekla Detailing.

Space between leader line and the mark is perfect when it’s on the right side. But this gap will be more if we move the mark towards the left. We can adjust this clearance on “Part Mark Properties”. Take “General” window on mark...
Tekla (V2018)’s latest Changes in “Numbering settings”

Tekla (V2018)’s latest Changes in “Numbering settings”

In Tekla Structures 2018 SP1, there is now a new advanced option XS_ENABLE_PHASE_OPTION_IN_NUMBERING that controls the Phase setting in the Numbering Setup dialog box. This advanced option is model specific and it is available in the Advanced Options dialog box. When...