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Introducing Autodesk Revit Architecture 2011

Introducing Autodesk Revit Architecture 2011

Patrick Davis, Charlie Busa, Beau Turner, Stephen Stafford

ISBN: 978-0-470-64971-8

Oct 2010

544 pages


Revit all-stars present a fast, focused introduction to Revit functions, tools, and concepts

Hailed for its ease of use, power, and sophistication, Revit is the industry-leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) software package. Introducing Revit Architecture provides a thorough overview of Revit's concepts, interface conventions, tools, and tasks. In-depth discussions, reinforced by comprehensive step-by-step exercises, detail how to model, document, present, and share designs. Written by expert authors – all architects with years of Revit experience – Introducing Revit Architecture is the perfect resource for readers of all skill levels who want to quickly accomplish crucial Revit tasks.

  • Practical exercises on core Revit features enable new users to quickly get up to speed
  • A 16-page color insert focusing on real-world Revit uses drawn from the team's experience and industry contacts
  • Straightforward explanations, real-world examples, beautiful illustrations, and practical tutorials focus squarely on accomplishing vital Revit tasks

Introducing Revit Architecture helps professionals and students to easily and efficiently learn the basics of Revit and BIM.

1 Getting Started.


3 Modeling.

4 Constraints and Dimensions.

5 Visibility Controls.

6 Introduction to Families.

7 Massing.

8 Groups.

9 Renderings.

10 Working with Other Files.

11 Rooms and Areas.

12 Tags, Schedules, and Keynotes.

13 Detailing.

14 Sheets.

15 Design Options.

16 Phases.

17 Creating Families.

18 Revisions.

19 Collaboration.

Chapter 02
Chapter 03
Chapter 04
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 16