Converting Wall hosted HVAC equipment to be Face hosted

[fa icon="calendar'] August 10, 2017 / by Bruce Harris posted in Revit MEP

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This Four minute Friday shows how to convert Wall hosted HVAC Equipment to a face hosted family in Revit MEP 2017. We use the copy monitor capabilities in Revit 2017 to accomplish this.

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Exclusive offer from SOLIDWORKS:  CAD + 1!

[fa icon="calendar'] August 08, 2017 / by Blake Jackson posted in SOLIDWORKS

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This is your chance to see what else SOLIDWORKS can do for you.

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Revit Annotation Tag Units

[fa icon="calendar'] August 04, 2017 / by Patrick Hill posted in Revit

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Today’s Four Minute Friday show you how you can have different dimensional settings, or units, in your annotation tags when using Revit. This example shows how you can round up the length value in the annotation tag to the nearest 1”.

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical VS SOLIDWORKS Routing

[fa icon="calendar'] August 03, 2017 / by Rob Stoklosa posted in SOLIDWORKS Electrical, SOLIDWORKS Routing

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We are often asked to explain the delta between SOLIDWORKS Electrical and SOLIDWORKS Routing. Hopefully this will shed some light on the topic.

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BIM 360 Glue Revit Model Management

[fa icon="calendar'] July 28, 2017 / by Dan Warren posted in BIM 360

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In today’s Four Minute Friday @_TheDanWarren discusses how to set up and push your Revit models directly to BIM 360 Glue. This workflow will accelerate your coordination processes as there is no need to manually share your model with your collaboration team. This process works for all Revit disciplines.

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Civil 3D - Quick Select

[fa icon="calendar'] July 28, 2017 / by Dana Rice posted in Civil 3D

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Today's Four Minute Friday showcases the Quick Select command in Civil 3D. This old, and frequently forgotten, command gives you more options than the filter command.

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4 FeatureManager Features Everyone Should Know

[fa icon="calendar'] July 27, 2017 / by Steve Ostrovsky posted in SOLIDWORKS

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Every SOLIDWORKS user spends an inordinate amount of time touching, playing with and maybe even arguing with the FeatureManager for parts, assemblies and drawings. It may be one of those areas in SOLIDWORKS that we all take for granted and muddle our way through its use. Today, I’d like to show my top 4 features of the FeatureManager (FM) that I believe everyone should know.

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Circuiting electrical fixtures in Revit

[fa icon="calendar'] July 21, 2017 / by Bruce Harris posted in Revit

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In this week's Four Minute Friday you will learn how to create and assign a filter to make it easy to see which electrical fixtures have been circuited and which have not.

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SOLIDWORKS Composer: Adding Assets

[fa icon="calendar'] July 20, 2017 / by Mike Staples posted in SOLIDWORKS

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Learn how to add 2D and 3D assets to make your technical communications easier to understand and even more visually stunning.

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How to Manipulate Imported Files in SOLIDWORKS

[fa icon="calendar'] July 13, 2017 / by Robbie Hoyler posted in SOLIDWORKS

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As a SOLIDWORKS user you will eventually run into imported data that you did not create yourself. Check out these quick tips on how to deal with these file types!

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