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CHAPTER 1
Advantages of a BIM Approach
How BIM Is Different from CAD
Why Revit?
Revit Concepts
Types of Elements in Revit
Tips for Getting Started in Revit
Overview of the Revit User Interface
Modifying and Personalizing the Interface
Selecting Objects and Navigating Views
Using Keyboard Shortcuts
Setting Up Your Project Environment
Revit File Formats
Visualizing a Revit Model
Creating Views
Working with Views
Schedules
Levels and Grids
Basic Walls
Floors, Roofs, and Ceilings
Creating Floors, Roofs, and Ceilings
Doors and Windows
Components
Stairs and Railings
Getting Started with a Project
Standard Editing Tools
Additional Editing Tools
Graphic and Visual Overrides
Walls: Advanced Modeling Features
Roofs and Floors: Advanced Shape Editing
Exporting Your Data
Exporting DWG Drawings
Importing and Linking
Working with Imported Files
Working with Civil Engineering DWG Files ■ 253
Working with Civil Engineering DWG Files
Starting a New Project
Starting a Model from a Scanned Drawing ■ 271
Starting a Model from a Scanned Drawing
Color-Coded Drawings
Creating Presentation Graphics
Shadows and Solar Studies
Rendering a Perspective
Documentation Trends
Preparing Views
The Sheet
Annotating Your Project
Tags
Dimensions
Text and Keynotes
Formatting Your Documents
Using Drafting Views
Understanding Drafting Tools
Export Your BIM Data
Understanding Families
Using Design Options
Rationalization of Surfaces
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Introducing Revit Architecture 2010: BIM for Beginners

Introducing Revit Architecture 2010: BIM for Beginners

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Learn the leading BIM software quickly and easily with this book'sdetailed discussions and practical exercises

Introducing Revit Architecture 2010 presents the corefeatures of this industry-leading building information modeling(BIM) software with focused discussions and practical exercises toget you up to speed quickly.

Real-world tutorials from the expert authors' extensiveexperience, along with straightforward explanations and examples,focus squarely on accomplishing vital Revit tasks. Fullyillustrated and including a 16-page color insert, IntroducingRevit Architecture 2010 explains BIM principles and thoroughlycovers Revit's concepts, interface, tools, and process.

Teaches Revit's essential concepts with a no-nonsense,real-world approach Explains the principles of BIM, then provides a thoroughoverview of Revit's concepts and interface conventions beforedelving into crucial Revit tools and tasks Focuses on accomplishing vital Revit tasks, using practicalexplanations, real-world architectural scenarios, and in-depth,focused tutorials Uses in-depth discussions reinforced by comprehensive,step-by-step exercises that demonstrate how to model, document,present, and share your designs Written by Revit experts, this book is fully updated for Revit2010 and features an inspirational 16-page color insert

Introducing Revit Architecture 2010 is the essentialresource for both students and professionals in the architectureand construction fields.

For Instructors: Teaching supplements are available forthis title.

Learn the leading BIM software quickly and easily with this book'sdetailed discussions and practical exercises

Introducing Revit Architecture 2010 presents the corefeatures of this industry-leading building information modeling(BIM) software with focused discussions and practical exercises toget you up to speed quickly.

Real-world tutorials from the expert authors' extensiveexperience, along with straightforward explanations and examples,focus squarely on accomplishing vital Revit tasks. Fullyillustrated and including a 16-page color insert, IntroducingRevit Architecture 2010 explains BIM principles and thoroughlycovers Revit's concepts, interface, tools, and process.

Teaches Revit's essential concepts with a no-nonsense,real-world approach Explains the principles of BIM, then provides a thoroughoverview of Revit's concepts and interface conventions beforedelving into crucial Revit tools and tasks Focuses on accomplishing vital Revit tasks, using practicalexplanations, real-world architectural scenarios, and in-depth,focused tutorials Uses in-depth discussions reinforced by comprehensive,step-by-step exercises that demonstrate how to model, document,present, and share your designs Written by Revit experts, this book is fully updated for Revit2010 and features an inspirational 16-page color insert

Introducing Revit Architecture 2010 is the essentialresource for both students and professionals in the architectureand construction fields.

For Instructors: Teaching supplements are available forthis title.

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