Structural slab is generally used to model the slabs where as the architecture floors are used to model the floor finishes .
The difference of both the floors is in the properties, the structural floor is having extra structure properties, whereas architectural floors have the basic architecture properties.
- Press View Tab on the ribbon
- Go to User Interface
- Click on Keyboard Shortcuts
- On the newly opened window search your command you want make a shortcut of
- Select the command after Search
- On the bottom write a shortcut key and press assign.
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There are lot of ways of creating such kind of walls in revit (extrusion, repeating details) but the method I will discuss below seems very easy and convenient.
Steps to Follow
- Selectcreate new family and navigate to the Curtain Wall Panel family template file
- Click on the Createtab > Extrusion and create a small detail so that u can control the corners of the wall
- Extrude the profile to the Top in elevation and lock it with the reference plane.
- Check the width dimension of the profile created.
- Save the family and load into your project.
- Create a curtain wall and duplicate with a different name.
- In the properties edit type go to the tab curtain panel and select the profile
- And then go to tab vertical grid in layout select the fixed distance and under spacing give the dimension measured for your profile.
Here you go.
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Open a new family template for generic line based family.
Create the shape of the Blind with required dimensions
Use Array command to copy them to the last reference plane and lock it.
Add Instance Parameter to the array command.
In the ‘Family Types’ dialog box, add the formula for equal spacing between the blinds besides the louver parameter.
Load the family into the project and start drawing the line using the load component command.