It looks like there has been some interest in the BIMxHTML Dynamo package and its encouraged me to develop some custom nodes to simplify the display of Google Charts using pure Dynamo. The Custom Nodes Download the sample files below to get a good example of how to use these nodes. Essentially, they output an … Continue reading BIMxHTML v0.0.8 – More Custom Nodes to Generate Google Charts
All of the excitement revolving around generating dashboards using Power BI made me wonder: Can we leverage Dynamo to create web pages that display data directly from a Revit model? The goal would be to create a powerful, free alternative to generating web-based content using simple HTML code. Needless to say, the gears have been … Continue reading BIMxHTML – A Dynamo Package to Generate Web Pages
In learning every new programming language, it is customary to start with a “Hello world!” application. Although visual, Dynamo is a scripting tool as well, so I thought this would be a great first step for folks who are new to Dynamo. In this post, we demonstrate how to display “Hello world!” in the Revit … Continue reading Hello Dynamo World!
Rather than hosting a Dynamo training session in the greater Seattle area, we decided to organize and sponsor the Seattle Dynamo User Group Meetup! The meetup group was only formed on February 1, 2017 and we already have 17 members. We will schedule the first meetup as soon as we have speaker and a venue … Continue reading Seattle Dynamo User Group
Tonight (yes, I am working on a Friday night), I ran into a new issue that I thought the community might be interested in. I linked an IFC into Revit which was exported from AutoCAD MEP. The issue is, I could not see any of the duct. Autodesk posted a solution to the problem that unfortunately … Continue reading Linked Mechanical IFC Model Into Revit; Can’t See Ductwork
Looking for the Air Terminal category in your Categories node Dynamo? You won’t find it. It’s called DuctTerminals in Dynamo. That is all.
Just a quick post to share that I had a first crack at using Autodesk ReCap 360 for importing laser scans from Faro to reference as-built conditions. So far, Recap is working well for importing FLS scans.
One of the biggest challenges of dealing with large Revit models is working with outside consultants’ linked Revit models. You may need to use a linked view to easily match said consultant’s floor plan views. In that case, you should use the By Linked View V/G setting of your RVT Link. The problem you will face … Continue reading Managing View Templates with Revit links that are set to “By Linked View” per level
While attempting to link an architectural Revit model into my electrical model, an interesting error message popped up: “Unable to make the necessary Workset (Project Info) editable in the Linked File in order to change the Shared Coordinates.” This was a new one for me. When attempting to open these models, you can’t uncheck the … Continue reading [Solved] Revit Error: Unable to make the necessary Workset (Project Info) editable in the Linked File in order to change the Shared Coordinates.
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