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How to get Revit’s Places to go where you want. by Shanoc Halliday

Back in the day when I used AutoCAD, any project that I was working on would be set up with little folders in the Open Dialog Box “Places”. Oh, the joy as I knew what was where and that I could get into my project at the click of a [...]

November 21, 2016 A2K Technologies Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks 0

Bluebeam Revu Update

Hey Bluebeam Revu Users, have you heard about the New Update? It’s 98% smaller than the full installer, which means it is now faster to update your software! For users that have Revu 2016.5.1, Bluebeam has released a 40 MB update file that allows customers to update to the new [...]

October 10, 2016 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

Captain Bimcad – Revit 2017 Text Upgrade Workflows by Shanoc Halliday

As a long term Revit user, I welcomed in the 2017 new text editor, I mean how great is that?  My inner OCD child was ecstatic at the new workflows that would ensure consistency in the documentation for clients. Bringing to mind a vague memory of AU RTC 2015, where [...]

September 16, 2016 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 2

Adobe is bringing content-aware cropping to Photoshop

If you’ve every tried to crop a photo (and in the age of Instagram, who hasn’t?) or simply adjust the horizon line, you know how hard it can be to find just the right crop that allows you to focus on what you want to highlight in a picture without cutting [...]

May 31, 2016 A2K Technologies Industry, Tips and Tricks 0

Webinar: 3D Visualisation Techniques for Civil Drafters and Designers

We are constantly producing a plethora of drawings… namely 2d drawings. As useful as these are they fail to demonstrate the “full picture” when it comes to complex details and sections. Native 3D visualization is a standard feature in almost all Autodesk Products, including AutoCAD Civil 3D. This workshop intends [...]

February 18, 2016 A2K Technologies Tips and Tricks 0

Revit in Five Minutes

Our team have whipped up a quick video using Revit. Watch how the team at Toshiba effortlessly create systems inside your projects.http://ragrani.ru Tell us in the comments below what you want or have created using Revit.     [...]

August 20, 2015 A2K Technologies Tips and Tricks 0

Windows 10 support for Autodesk products

Issue: You want to know which Autodesk products are supported on Microsoft® Windows® 10. Note: Unless indicated otherwise, this information applies to only the 2016–2013 versions of all Autodesk products. Autodesk product versions of 2012 and earlier are no longer supported and are not included in considerations of Windows 10 [...]

August 11, 2015 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 3

Pro Tips – New Revit Extension for Fabrication Add-In

Revit Tips

In Revit 2016, the new ‘Revit Extension for Fabrication’ Add-In allows users to import from/export to the Fabrication Software (.MAJ) file format.Ceoec This means that Revit models produced with the supported ‘Fabrication Part’ items can be saved as the (.MAJ) format, and can then be opened and further manipulated in [...]

July 7, 2015 A2K Technologies Tips and Tricks 0

Pro Tips – New Fabrication Parts Workflow in Revit 2016

Revit Tips

In Revit 2016, the new ‘Fabrication Parts’ workflow allows users to bring native Fabrication item (.ITM) parts into the Revit environment (Ducts, Pipes, Hangers etc.).Организация караоке-бара On the Systems tab, click the ‘Fabrication Part’ tool to open the Fabrication Settings dialogue. From here, you can select a ‘Fabrication Configuration’ and [...]

July 7, 2015 A2K Technologies Tips and Tricks 0

Pro Tips: ReCap Colour Coded Scan Points

ReCap scan points

In ReCap, scan points can be colour coded based on their elevation. This could be useful in working out if equipment can be installed into an existing building, i.e. checking height clearances. You activate the colour range by going to the Display Settings > Colour Mode > Elevation. Then you [...]

June 14, 2015 A2K Technologies Tips and Tricks 0