RevitCity.com Logo

Home  |  Forums  |  Downloads  |  Gallery  |  News & Articles  |  Resources  |  Jobs  |  FAQ  |  SearchSearch  |  Join  |  LoginLogin

Welcome !

374 Users Online (190 Members): Show Users Online - Most ever was 626 - Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 2:00:17 PM

 

Forums

Forums >> Revit Building >> Technical Support >> Keynoting linked models

Search this ThreadSearch this Thread | Page 1 of 1 |

Wed, Apr 11, 2007 at 12:50:43 PM | Keynoting linked models

#1

blweisensel


active

Joined: Mon, Aug 7, 2006
37 Posts
5 Stars: 1 Votes


Currently, I am working on a project that consists of 3 different buildings.  What we did was save each building individually and then I linked them into 1 model so I could set up all my sheets in one place.  However, I am trying to use keynoting.  I can keynote in the original models, and reload them in and the keynotes show up, but when I try to make a keynote legend, there is nothing because there are technically no keynotes in the overall model.  And of course, I can't keynote in the overall model because I can't select any individual objects to keynote because it is a linked model.  Does anyone have any ideas on getting around this?

Thanks.


This user is offline

 

Fri, Apr 13, 2007 at 1:38:32 PM | Keynoting linked models

#2

blweisensel


active

Joined: Mon, Aug 7, 2006
37 Posts
5 Stars: 1 Votes


Anyone?

This user is offline

 

Fri, Sep 28, 2007 at 9:48:49 PM | Keynoting linked models

#3

LRK4Revit


active

Joined: Wed, Aug 1, 2007
13 Posts
No Rating


You cannot keynote linked models.  You can only keynote live objects in your seperate building models.  I have 2 sugestions.

Option A - This only works if you dontl; need to reference from one building file to another.  Set up views and sheets in each building file.  Do all of your annotation, keynoting dimensioning etc each seperate building file.  Link the seperate building files into the site file and use the site file for porducing your index, schedules and site plan.

Option B - If you have views that need to be linked from one file to another (example-a typical window detail that needs to be linked from wall sections in each seperate building file) then i suggest using the notation command instead of the keynoting and setting up all your views in the site file.  You do have the option of showing views from the linked models in plan but not in any other view type. The issue is how Revit views linked models.  the only views that can be linked through to another model are views based on levels - ie plan views.

Hope this helps.


This user is offline

View Website

Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 2:32:35 PM | Keynoting linked models

#4

snowyweston


active

Joined: Mon, Jan 12, 2009
61 Posts
No Rating


Apologies for the blatant thread necromancy but seeing as its 3 years and a few versions of Revit later, I'm wondering the same thing as we'd like to produce a keynote schedule in our project "master" file by using links (rather than model an instance of each element).

 

My searches in help and on the web suggest its still not doable, but it can't hurt to ask.


This user is offline

 

Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 6:02:02 PM | Keynoting linked models

#5

Dingo46


active
Dingo46 Avatar

Joined: Tue, Jun 2, 2009
46 Posts
1 Stars: 1 Votes


Upgrade to 2011 might help

-----------------------------------

Gary

This user is offline

 

Search this ThreadSearch this Thread | Page 1 of 1 |



Similar Threads

Thread/Thread Starter

Forum

Last Post

Replies

View Filters and Linked Models

Revit Building >> Technical Support

Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 12:53:31 AM

2

Linked Models - Element / Component Identification

Revit Building >> Technical Support

Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 10:10:55 PM

1

More Keynoting issues

Revit Building >> Technical Support

Tue, Apr 24, 2007 at 3:59:03 PM

0

Linked Model - Losing only some doors from linked model

Revit Structure >> Technical Support

Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 6:52:14 PM

4

Referencing Callouts in linked models

General Discussion >> Revit Project Management

Wed, Jul 3, 2013 at 5:02:20 PM

2

Site Stats

Members:

1704768

Objects:

22263

Forum Posts:

151789

Job Listings:

3

Sponsored Ads

Home | Forums | Downloads | Gallery | News & Articles | Resources | Jobs | Search | Advertise | About RevitCity.com | Link To Us | Site Map | Member List | Firm List | Contact Us

Copyright 2003-2010 Pierced Media LC, a design company. All Rights Reserved.

Page generation time: 0.2089

Login

User Name:

Password:

Remember Me  

Forgot Password?

Search Forums

Advanced Search

Search Forums

Advanced Search


Clear Highlights


Clear Highlights