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Seeing Levels
« on: May 24, 2017, 02:28:00 pm »
I've got a project with levels that only correspond to parts of the building.

Is there a way to see the extent of the levels in a plan view?
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2017, 06:18:37 pm »
no section or elev only.. extents may be constrained by scope box..

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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2017, 07:27:45 pm »
That's not just a little bit disappointing. I'm guessing a 3D view is also out of the question.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2017, 08:01:57 am »
I presume that you want to see more of the building than what is just on that level? You can stretch the crop view box, or turn it off. To view levels below your current level either extend the view range or click on Underlay and chose a level to display.
A 3D view will show everything providing that its set to be seen in that view.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2017, 09:11:36 am »
Actually, I'd like to see the level itself, not the stuff associated with it. Either in the form of a rectangle in a plan view or a plane in a 3D view.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2017, 09:27:25 am »
Actually, I'd like to see the level itself, not the stuff associated with it. Either in the form of a rectangle in a plan view or a plane in a 3D view.
Nope. Can't do that.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2017, 09:45:11 am »
Revit Sucks!! as bad as Kmart does! 


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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2017, 11:24:39 am »
Actually, I'd like to see the level itself, not the stuff associated with it. Either in the form of a rectangle in a plan view or a plane in a 3D view.

You can set the level as your current workplane and then toggle visibility of the current workplane on.  It'll show in plan and 3D views.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2017, 03:13:56 pm »
Actually, I'd like to see the level itself, not the stuff associated with it. Either in the form of a rectangle in a plan view or a plane in a 3D view.

You can set the level as your current workplane and then toggle visibility of the current workplane on.  It'll show in plan and 3D views.
Wait... what??!?  Does it show the extent of the levels with regards to elevation views? Or is it just a partial representation? Either way, pretty cool. Never knew that was there.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #9 on: May 25, 2017, 03:51:10 pm »
Wait... what??!?  Does it show the extent of the levels with regards to elevation views? Or is it just a partial representation? Either way, pretty cool. Never knew that was there.

That's a great question, I don't know how it determines the extents when it initially shows.  It has grips at each edge that allow you to change it though.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #10 on: May 25, 2017, 03:53:51 pm »
That's a great question, I don't know how it determines the extents when it initially shows.  It has grips at each edge that allow you to change it though.

I suppose if it doesn't come in at the extents set in elevation view, then this isn't really much help to Rob :-/
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #11 on: May 25, 2017, 03:59:02 pm »
Even if it doesn't show the extents, it will be at least somewhat helpful for this particular project. I can't wait to try it out. I'll check to see if it corresponds with the extents in section and post back my findings.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #12 on: May 26, 2017, 07:29:19 am »
It does not show the extents of the levels.
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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #13 on: May 26, 2017, 10:32:41 am »
It does not show the extents of the levels.
i got ecxited for moment... wish it did..

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Re: Seeing Levels
« Reply #14 on: May 26, 2017, 01:40:42 pm »
i got ecxited for moment... wish it did..
That's what she said....
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