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Unplaced Room Cleanup

We all know how frustrating are unplaced rooms/spaces/areas in a Revit schedule or in a model. Especially because deleting it is so insignificant to design of a model. But it has to be done, so I use simple and efficient tool Unplaced

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Parameter manager in Family file

As mentioned in previous post, the Parameter manager tool works also in family file. Similar to functionality in project file, tool enables user to manage a several parameter properties at once. It has more functionality. User can change the parameter from instance to type, delete

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Parameter manager in Project file

The Parameter manager tool works on two levels. In project or in family file. In project file tool enables user to create one or more shared parameters and assign it to specific categories. User can import many shared parameters at once and apply

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Shared Parameter Manager

Shared Parameter Manager tool is one of the Content Admin Kit set of tools. It enables quick and easy managing shared parameters. It opens a dialogue, user select .txt shared parameters file and add/remove shared parameter. User define parameter name, group

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Family Upgrade

With the CGS Revit Family Upgrade Tool user can upgrade all families from previous version of Revit Architecture to a current version. User can choose whole folder to upgrade.  It will save you a lot of time upgrading Revit libraries of

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View Cleanup

Through an online wish list submittal form and through feedback from our clients we collect their wishes, ideas and suggestions and try to incorporate them into real tools to solve common problems. That is how tool View Cleanup was updated. We

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Room to floor and Multi Join

In this post I will describe one of my favorite trick with CGS Revit Tools. While creating a model I often divide a structural floor and floors with finish. Among other reason one is that I want different floor finishes

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Renumbering Tools – part 2

In one of the previous posts I’ve presented solution for manual and automatic renumbering  of selected categories defined by room with tools Renumber by Room and Renumber Mark Parameter. Whole set of tools Renumber includes two more. Let’s continue with

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Fill Pattern Cleanup

As I’m browsing through forums I’ve run into interesting problem. One of the forum users posted a question. Their company uses a template that has multiple Solid fills pattern in different languages (riempimento solido, relleno sólido and flächenfüllung). Because this fill pattern is

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Renumbering Tools – part 1

One of the things Revit users were waiting on for quite some time was a tool that has an ability to associate door mark with room number parameters. For this purpose we developed the tool Renumber by room. We extended functionality of the tool

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