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    PGAV
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    Bartlett & West
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    AGC-STL
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    Bartlett & West
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    Vireo
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    PGAV
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    J.L.
    Little & Associates, Architects
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    PGAV
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    William Tao & Associates

The following is a true story...

There once was an intern with a major architectural firm that was brought in for the summer.  A project (CD) that had started in the winter and finished in the spring needed to be updated.  So they assigned this intern to add a single detail. The intern opened the project and duplicated the detail view.  Next, he (...

If you have problems placing rooms in Revit the issue may not be with your Walls, it could be hidden in the Computational Height. By adjusting that parameter (perhaps to 0') your rooms may suddenly "find" walls they had previously skipped over for no obvious reason . For more on computational height click this link:

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Lynn Allen has a nice PDF available for AutoCAD 2011. It contains a large number of Tips and Tricks and program features.

http://autocad.autodesk.com/ama/orig/tip_files/ACAD11_LynnAllenTips.PDF

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Imagine being able to design in a Revit environment for free, it may now be possible with Autodesk Vasari. It combines many of the newest massing design tools of Revit combined with perfect file sharing with other Revit users. Vasari integrates analysis for energy...

The AutoCAD® Land Desktop Style Converter Extension for AutoCAD® Civil 2010 and AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2010 software helps to significantly streamline the process of converting AutoCAD® Land Desktop 2009 styles and settings into equivalent AutoCAD Civil and Civil 3D styles and settings. The wizard allows...

Did you know in Revit that you can place a Section and then see that building, in section, in a true 3D view that directly relates to that section mark?

First, place a section:

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Use Carlson Connect to download data directly from your Carlson hardware into Civil 3D.  You can find it HERE.

I've been surprised over the past 5 weeks as I've needed to describe 3 times one of the older commands in AutoCAD: WBLOCK.

WBLOCK allows users to create an AutoCAD block, but instead of it only existing inside of the current AutoCAD Drawing it exports its data out to a separate AutoCAD drawing.  As a result it's a great way to export out your AutoCAD...

I've been surprised over the past 5 weeks as I've needed to describe 3 times one of the older commands in AutoCAD: WBLOCK.

WBLOCK allows users to create an AutoCAD block, but instead of it only existing inside of the current AutoCAD Drawing it exports its data out to a separate AutoCAD drawing.  As a result its a great way to export out your AutoCAD...

A simple Revit Family tip:

Have you ever wanted to change the type of family a Revit entity is? For instance, change a family from one category type to another? This can be done in the Family Editor by selecting the Family Category and Parameters button.

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