Revit – Connecting to AutoCAD

29 Eur € (~ 31.44 $)

In this course you will learn how to transfer your AutoCAD projects to Revit.


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In this course you will learn how to transfer your AutoCAD projects to Revit. Initial lessons include inserting and linking data, updating and aligning with other elements. This is followed by an introduction to advanced working techniques in Revit and tips for efficient data exchange.


Course Content

  • Introduction
    Welcome, What do you need to know before starting? Use of practice files
  • Connecting Revit and AutoCAD
    Inserting a CAD drawing into Revit, Linking to a CAD drawing, Using the Manage Links box
  • Importing CAD files into Revit
    Adjusting colors (Import), Working with layers (Import), Adjusting units (Import), Correct alignment of lines, Positioning of inserted drawing, Placement of CAD drawing in model, Orientation according to Revit
  • Connecting the CAD file with Revit
    Adjusting colors (Link), Working with layers and levels (Link), Adjusting units (Link), Correcting minor irregularities (Link), Positioning drawings after connecting, Placing drawings in a model (Link), Orienting CAD drawings (Link)
  • Working with inserted elements
    Selection of an inserted or linked drawing, Import Instance Panel, Deleting layers from an external drawing, Examining an inserted or linked file, Hiding and revealing elements
  • Setting the basic elements
    Setting up the structural network, Adjusting the levels, Adding columns, Adding walls, Adding dependent (Hosted) elements
  • Restoring associated data
    Changes on related files, Display of the related basis, Determination of changes on the CAD file, Harmonization of the project
  • Management of linked files
    Manage Links frame and CAD Format tables, Status of the linked CAD drawing, Recording the position of the CAD drawing, Saving the path to the linked file, Canceling and establishing links
  • Properties of CAD drawings
    Using the Type selector, Edit Type function, Changing the basic level, Customizing the graphic display


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