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How to Change Revit MEP Default System Colors

Posted by Alice Craig on Feb 19, 2019 2:22:17 PM

Revit’s MEP systems template contains predefined colors, patterns, and line weights for each of the MEP systems. However, depending on your company standards or your choice of Revit screen color background may make some of these systems difficult to see.

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Topics: Revit, Tips and Tricks

XDATA Editor

Posted by Greg Fisher on Jan 24, 2019 3:28:46 PM

For some functions AutoCAD Electrical adds invisible information to a block insert or even to a specific attribute. This invisible data is called Xdata. To add or modify this invisible data, AutoCAD Electrical provides an Xdata editor. You can also change the Xdata on a block to a block attribute.

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Topics: Tips and Tricks, Electrical

Understanding and Fine-Tuning Autodesk Vault Search

Posted by Mike Space on Jan 7, 2019 3:09:53 PM

What are Tokens

Autodesk Vault Search is based on “Tokens”.  Tokens are individual chunks of a property value that allow the system to locate files based on pieces of information. This type of searching allows for quicker search results and reduces the impact to the system when searching vaults containing thousands of property values.

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Topics: Vault, Tips and Tricks